Reference numberNLB/46/87
Alternative reference numberNLB/46 p55
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to The Honourable Edward Cadogan, The Speaker's House, House of Commons
Date7 June 1912
DescriptionThe gown and hood of an LL.D would satisfy the definition of 'academical dress' perfectly. But the President would like it to be pointed out that such a costume is not compulsory.
Physical descriptionTypescript
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