Reference numberNLB/45/779
Alternative reference numberNLB/45 p473
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor O Backlund
Date7 May 1912
Description'Seeing your letter of May 3rd to the PResident referring to the celebrations of the Royal Society's Anniversary next July I venture to write again on the subject of the International Association of Academies; and to ask whether you received safely my letter of April 1st enclosing a cheque drawn to your name, in contribution of the Royal Society's annual subscription to the International Association of Academies. The letter was sent by registered post and I shall be great obliged by your informing me whether the cheque came into your hands.'
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