Reference numberNLB/37/688
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p406
TitleCopy letter from Archibald Geikie to The Under Secretary of State, Colonial Office
Date1 May 1908
In continuation of my letter to you of 23rd ultimo, I have now the honour to inform you that the President and Council of the Royal Society at their meeting yesterday unanimously agreed that, so long as the work of the Society will permit, the same facilities will be granted to the National Bureau for Sleeping Sickness as were agreed to be given to the proposed International Bureau.'
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NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
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