Reference numberNLB/33/472
Alternative reference numberNLB/33 p285
TitleCopy letter from the Robert William Frederick Harrison, to W H Patteson
Date10 September 1906
DescriptionIn reply to Patteson's letter of 5 September, under the Statues of the Society, Harrison has no power to receive any paper intended to be laid before the Royal Society unless it be communicated by a Fellow or Foreign Member of the Society. In the case of a paper intended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' a short abstract of the main points of the communication should accompany the full paper.
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