Reference numberNLB/36/732
Alternative reference numberNLB/36 p424
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Thomas Edward Thorpe, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date9 December 1907
DescriptionHarrison acknowledges Thorpe's letter of 7 December, and states that he has the authority to anticipate the permission of Council in response to Thorpe's request for permission to search the records of the Royal Society regarding observations connected with the Alcohol Tables. Permission will be formally granted at its next meeting in January.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7855Thorpe; Sir; Thomas Edward (1845 - 1925); chemist1845 - 1925
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