Reference numberNLB/40/472
Alternative reference numberNLB/40/ p281
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Philip Norman, 45 Evelyn Gardens, SW
Date11 June 1909
DescriptionHarrison has been advised by Mr St John Hope of the Society of Antiquaries that Norman would be willing and able to help the Royal Society with his experience in regarding to an issue with the HM Office of Works. Harrison asks if Norman has copies of the correspondence that took place between the Society of Antiquaries and the Office of Works regarding the installation of a new boiled for the heating apparatus eight years ago. Harrison asks if he can see the correspondence and explains that the Royal Society are in a similar situation as their boiler is not working and the HM Office of Works are refusing to defray the cost of a new one.
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