Reference numberNLB/32/362
Alternative reference numberNLB/32 p192
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Under Secretary of State for India
Date27 February 1906
DescriptionHarrison communicates that their letter of 20 February, along with previous relevant correpondence, has been before the President and Council of the Royal Society. They have expressed willingness to help with the appointment of a Director for the proposed Indian Institute of Science, so have appointed a committee to make enquiries and report back to them at their next meeting on 15 March.
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