Reference numberNLB/50/284
Alternative reference numberNLB/50 p167
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to The Superintendent, Vine Street Police Station
Date9 June 1914
DescriptionIn sending the customary request for the services of two constables at the Royal Society's annual [Ladies'] Soiree, Harrison ventures to ask for their advice as to any special precautions that they think might be taken to protect the property of the Society, and especially the valuable pictures it possesses, against damage by women.
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