Reference numberNLB/31/170
Alternative reference numberNLB/31 p88
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to S S Buckman
Date5 July 1905
DescriptionAcknowledges Buckman's letter of yesterday enclosing a formal application to Council for leave to inspect the Minute Book. Asks if Buckman can postpone his visit until Friday. In the meantime he will obtain from Council permission for Buckman to consult the records of the Society bearing on the object he has in view. There might be difficulties in granting general authority to inspect the Minute Books which would cover may confidential records of recent times.
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