Reference numberNLB/37/187
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p116
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Messrs W Thacker & Co, 2 Creed Lane, Ludgate Hill, EC
Date10 February 1908
DescriptionThe parcels which we consigned to W Thacker's care contain a series of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society order by Mr Gilbert T Walker, Fellow of the Royal Society, Director General of Observatories, Indian Meteorological Department, Simla, and intended for the library of the department. Harrison trusts that W Thackers will be able to effect their transmission. The Director General has been advised that the parcels have been sent to W Thackers and Harrison has no doubt that the freight will be discharged by him in the ordinary course. The value of the contents in placed at £40.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA7775Walker; Sir; Gilbert Thomas (1868 - 1958)1868 - 1958
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