Reference numberNLB/39/495
Alternative reference numberNLB/39 p302
TitleCopy letter from The Robert William Frederick Harrison to Lieutenant Colonel D [David] Prain, CIE, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date27 January 1909
DescriptionHarrison reminds Prain that at a meeting of the Indian Government Advisory Committee, it was agreed to ask the various Sub-Committee appointed in 1907 to prepare memoranda of suggestions in their respective subjects upon the proposals made by the Government of Indian in the documents circulated to the Committee. Harrison asks for any memorandum, of suggestions made by the Botany Sub-Committee, of which Prain is the Chairman.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8273Prain; Sir; David (1857 - 1944)1857 - 1944
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView