Reference numberNLB/40/25
Alternative reference numberNLB/40/ p14
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to J [John] H [Herbert] Parsons FRCS
Date25 March 1909
DescriptionThe Royal Society have drawn up the enclosed statement of account of the expenditure up to the present time on the Glassworkers' investigation [no enclosure]. Harrison asks Parsons to sign it as the Chairman of the Visiting Sub-Committee. The Home Officer ask for vouchers, but the principal items of expenditure are such as do not admit of detailed vouchers, Harrison thinks a statement is therefore the best course of action.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA694Parsons; Sir; John Herbert (1868 - 1957)1868 - 1957
NA2964Schlich; Sir; William (1840 - 1925)1840 - 1925
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