Reference numberNLB/45/30
Alternative reference numberNLB/45 p19
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Messrs Layfayette Ltd
Date11 December 1911
Description'I laid your letters of the 4th and 6th instant before the President, and while he makes no present objection to your proposal he thinks it better that we should wait until the programme of proceedings at the next year's celebrations is more matured, before making any definite plans for portraiture such as you suggest.'
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