Reference numberNLB/39/22
Alternative reference numberNLB/39 p14
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to F S Lewis, Librarian, S A Public Library
Date16 November 1908
DescriptionOn November 5, 1907, the Royal Society sent a parcel containing Proceedings of the Royal Society, Vols 1-4, in response to a request from Lewis dated September 26, 1904. Messrs G F Hutton & Co of Cape Town have been unable to deliver the parcel because it has been refused. Harrison assumes this is through some misunderstanding and shall be glad if Lewis will claim the parcel.
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