Reference numberNLB/42/481
Alternative reference numberNLB/42 p307
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Miss M G Sykes
Date18 June 1910
Description'Dear Madam,
I have the pleasure to inform you with reference to your paper on the anatomy and morphology of the leaves and inflorescences of welwitschia mirabilis, that, acting in conjunction with the Chairman of the Sectional Committee to which the paper was referred, and under the powers conferred upon them by the Standing Orders of Council, the Secretaries have decided to proceed with the printing of your paper in the "Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]"; and the manuscript is about to be sent to the printers.
This action will be reported to the Sectional Committee and the Committee of Papers in due course.'
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