Reference numberNLB/47/408
Alternative reference numberNLB/47 p239
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Major P [Percy] A [Alexander] MacMahon FRS
Date27 January 1913
Description'The Council of the Royal Society have had before them a letter from the Royal Society of Edinburgh requesting them to nominate representatives on a Committee which it is proposed to convene for the purpose of arranging for the celebration next year of the Tercentenary of John Napier of Merchiston.
I am directed to inform you that the President and Council have nominated yourself and Professor Hector Macdonald to represent the Royal Society on this Committee, and I am to express the hope that you will be willing to serve.'
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NA6982MacMahon; Percy Alexander (1854 - 1929); mathematician1854 - 1929
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