Reference numberNLB/40/322
Alternative reference numberNLB/40/ p195
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to The Deputy Warden of the Standards, Board of Trade, (Standards Department), Old Palace Yard, SW
Date24 May 1909
Description'Dear Sir,
I am directed to covey to you the thanks of the President and Council of the Royal Society for your letter (R/ST 1763) of the 14th instant enclosing a Report by your Department upon the two Platinum Metres of the Royal Society forwarded to your Department of February 24 last, and I am to inform you that the Report will be preserved in the archives of the Society.'
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