Reference numberNLB/37/875
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p516
TitleCopy Letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to J Prescott, 8 Kenilworth Avenue, West Didsbury, Manchester
Date28 May 1908
DescriptionHarrison acknowledges a letter enclosing a paper on "The figure of the earth", papers can only be received if communicated by a Fellow of the Royal Society. Harrison holds the papers until Prescott has found a Fellow to communicate it, which he does not think will be too difficult.
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