Reference numberNLB/41/610
Alternative reference numberNLB/41 p373
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to W J Black, 147 Shirland Road, W.
Date22 January 1910
DescriptionThe rooms of the Royal Society are closed on Saturday afternoons, and besides Harrison does not think the members of the Westbourne Park Institute Rambling Club would find much interest in the Library, which consists mostly of scientific publications, and any objects of historical interest have long been dispersed. A good many are now in the Science Collection at South Kensington.
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