Reference numberNLB/47/394
Alternative reference numberNLB/47 p230
Title Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr W [William] N [Napier] Shaw FRS
Date23 January 1913
Description'The list of formal applicants for the Eskdalemuir appointment up to date is as follows:-
A Eagle
C V Burton
M M Fairgrieve, Edinburgh
W Bowen, AMIME
R C Messman, Scottish Antarctic Aires now at Buenos Aires
H C Pocock, Commander R N
L F Richardson, Manchester University, formerly the National Physical Laboratory.
We have been in communication with Kleeman of Cambridge, but he has not yet sent in a definitely application.'
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
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