Reference numberNLB/30/666
Alternative reference numberNLB/30 p393
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Simon Newcomb, Foreign Member, Royal Society
Date3 May 1905
DescriptionHas Newcomb's letter of 10 April and will look into the matter of the back numbers of 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]' that are still available. Thinks the Society shall probably be in a position to contribute at any rate, to a considerable part of the missing numbers without making any charge, in pursuance of the enclosed offer [not enclosed], but it is possible he may not be able to supply some parts at all.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6276Newcomb; Simon (1835 - 1909)1835 - 1909
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