Reference numberNLB/45/723
Alternative reference numberNLB/45 p436
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Prof A [Albert] C [Charles] Seward FRS
Date29 April 1912
Description'A considerable number of British and Foreign delegates is expected to be present at the celebrations in July next in connection with the 250th Anniversary of the foundation of the Royal Society, and the Council have appointed a Committee for the purpose of making arrangements for visits of the delegates to places of interest, etc.
I am directed to express the hope that you will consent to serve on the Committee.
Similar letter sent to the following:- Dr P C Mitchell, L Fletcher, Prof S P Thompson, Lt Col D Prain CMG, Sir A Church KCVO.'
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA5951Seward; Sir; Albert Charles (1863 - 1941)1863 - 1941
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