Reference numberNLB/33/101
Alternative reference numberNLB/33 p59
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Perry, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date28 June 1906
DescriptionHarrison has been considering making better arrangements for lighting the Council Room especially at Council meetings. Outlines a new system of lighting and seeks Perry's opinion on its suitability when the matter comes before the Council at its next meeting. If Perry could call, Harrison could explain the plan in person. Is glad Perry is about again after his accident.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5509Perry; John (1850 - 1920)1850 - 1920
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