Reference numberNLB/46/285
Alternative reference numberNLB/46 p169
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Douglas Freshfield, 1 Airlie Gardens, Campden Hill, W.
Date5 July 1912
DescriptionHis application on behalf of the Alpine Club to publish a paper from the Royal Society's archives giving an account of Colonel Beaufoy's ascent of Mont Blanc in 1787 was acceded to by President and Council yesterday. Requests that a proof of the paper be submitted to the Royal Society before actual publication. A copy of the paper is being made and will be sent in the next few days.
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