Reference numberNLB/31/162
Alternative reference numberNLB/31 p84
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Secretary of Chemical Industry, 9 Bridge Street, Westminster
Date[4 July 1905]
DescriptionReplies to the Secretary's enquiry regarding wether the Royal Society is disposed to consider the desirability of taking joint action with other learned societies with a view to obtaining some reduction in the rate of postage of scientific publications. The President sympathizes with the object in view but defers consideration of the matter until the project has been further developed.
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