Reference numberNLB/37/3
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p2
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to The Librarian, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago
Date9 January 1908
DescriptionApplication for a grant of the Royal Society's Philosophical Transactions for the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago has been under consideration. The Royal Society are compelled by want of funds to restrict the issue of gratuitous copies, and in consequence are unable to accede the application. Letter directs to point out that the Philosophical Transactions are on sale at moderate prices, advertised as numbers and volumes come out.
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