Reference numberNLB/32/298
Alternative reference numberNLB/32 p154
TitleCopy letter from Archibald Geikie, to the Secretary, the Admiralty, Whitehall, S.W.
Date15 February 1906
DescriptionGeikie refers to the report by Stanley Gardiner on his exploring expedition in the Indian Ocean, carried out in 1904-1905, which has been under consideration by the President and Council of the Royal Society. They have been directed to send thanks to the Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty for use of the ship "Sealark" and its role in securing such important scientific results relating to oceanography and marine biology.
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