Reference numberNLB/31/493
Alternative reference numberNLB/31 p273
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Reverend Thomas Roscoe Reede Stebbing, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date28 September 1905
DescriptionThe President [William Huggins] has written to Stebbing on the subject of the representation of the Society at the funeral of the late Mr [George Bowdler] Buckton. Sir A Geikie is the only senior Officer of the Society presently accessible and he cannot attend. Harrison finds the Linnean Society have written to ask Stebbing to represent them at the funeral. If Stebbing is able to do this, Harrison asks that he might also represent the Society.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2221Stebbing; Thomas Roscoe Rede (1835 - 1926)1835 - 1926
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView