Reference numberNLB/45/103
Alternative reference numberNLB/45 p63
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir John Rose Bradford, Sec RS
Date21 December 1911
Description'Paper by E C Snow MA (communicated by Prof Karl Pearson FRS) on "the influence of election and assortative mating on the ancestral & fraternal correlation of a mandelain population".
Major MacMahon and Sir G Darwin have in turn refused to report upon this paper for the Phil[osophical] Trans[actions of the Royal Society].
The latter has written the attached memorandum: if you think that there is a special reason, as Sir G Darwin suggests, for going [?] the RS in this case, will you let me know which of the two [?] named in the memorandum should be asked to report on the paper?' [no enclosure]
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NA1395Bradford; Sir; John Rose (1863 - 1935); physician and physiologist1863 - 1935
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