Reference numberNLB/30/774
Alternative reference numberNLB/30 p449
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the President of the Linnean Society, [William Abbott Herdman, Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date22 May 1905
DescriptionWith reference to the President's application for a grant from the Scientific Relief Fund to aid Alfred Fryer in completing a monograph of British Potamogetons, and the letter from Daydon Jackson of 5 May, the President and Council have voted £50 from their Donation Fund for the purpose of assisting Fryer to complete the monograph. A cheque can be drawn on hearing to whom it should be sent.
Physical descriptionTypescript and manuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6570Herdman; Sir; William Abbott (1858 - 1924)1858 - 1924
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