Reference numberNLB/40/671
Alternative reference numberNLB/40/ p405
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to The Managing Director, The Adjustable Shelving Company
Date16 July 1909
Description'Dear Sir,
With reference to the fitting of the book stacks in our basement for which you have an order in hand, I shall be glad to have an assurance from you that the stacks will be erected precisely according to the plan furnished by you and dated 26th June last. My reason for requiring this assurance is that we are arranging to have a system of electric lighting installed in that room before your people come in.'
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