Reference numberNLB/32/794
Alternative reference numberNLB/32 p460
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Morten Pedersen Porsild, Den Danske Arktiske Station, Copenhagen
Date25 May 1906
DescriptionHarrison is directed to inform Porsild that his application for copies of works on Arctic and Antarctic biology, published by the Royal Society, will be sympathetically considered when the volumes on the biology of the recent Antarctic expedition are ready for issue. Meanwhile, the application will, on his behalf, also be submitted to the Committee in charge of the "Challenger" reports. He is authorised to offer the volume of observations made on the Antarctic Expedition in the "Southern Cross", led by Mr Borchgrevnik.
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