Reference numberNLB/39/600
Alternative reference numberNLB/39 p363
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to S W [William] Crookes, Foreign Secretary of the Royal Society
Date12 February 1909
Description'Dear Sir William,
Quite a sheaf of congratulatory telegrams on the Darwin Centenary have come to-day from various places abroad, to from Charkow, one from Christiania, and one from Stockholm Swedish Academy of Sciences.
I should be glad to know from you, as Foreign Secretary, whether any action should be taken upon them.
It must, I imagine, be thought curious by outside bodies that the Royal Society itself is taking no official notice of the Centenary.'
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NA8188Crookes; Sir; William (1832 - 1919); chemist1832 - 1919
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