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Reference numberNLB/35/339
Alternative reference numberNLB/35 p226
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Charles Scott Sherrington, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date17 May 1907
DescriptionSir Archibald Geikie has handed Sherrington's letter about the International Association to him for a response. Harrison has enquired with several delegates and has found no consensus about which hotels to stay at, with George Darwin having booked rooms at the Hotel de France, and Professor Schuster at the Hotel Palais d'Orsay, Paris. The Royal Society has not officially responded to the invitation of the Imperial Academy, Vienna, beyond sending a list of delegates, but if Sherrington refers to the opening reception, it will be a matter for individual delegates to respond to.

The delegates expected to attend are, Sir George Darwin, Sir Norman Lockyer, Colonel David Prain, Professor Arthur Schuster, Sherrington himself, Dr William Napier Shaw, Professor William Turner and Dr Augustus Desire Waller.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8281Sherrington; Sir; Charles Scott (1857 - 1952)1857 - 1952
NA8198Darwin; Sir; George Howard (1845 - 1912); mathematician and geophysicist1845 - 1912
NA6349Lockyer; Sir; Joseph Norman (1836 - 1920)1836 - 1920
NA8273Prain; Sir; David (1857 - 1944); botanist1857 - 1944
NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934); physicist1851 - 1934
NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
NA6470Turner; Sir; William (1832 - 1916); anatomist and university administrator1832 - 1916
NA8024Waller; Augustus Desire (1856 - 1922)1856 - 1922
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