Reference numberNLB/50/609
Alternative reference numberNLB/50 p370 [reverse side]
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [Ernest William] MacBride, Fellow of the Royal Society, Chairman of the Zoology Committee
Date25 September 1914
DescriptionBoth referees are in favour of publishing the paper by Dr C W Andrews on 'A description of the skull and the skeleton of a peculiarly modified rupicaprine antelope' in the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' with very slight modifications and illustrations. The author sent only rough sketches and stated that the figures would have to be drawn from the actual specimens by an artist accustomed to such work. Presumably the Royal Society cannot be responsible for the. Asks what further action should be undertaken.
Physical descriptionTypescript, page is loose from volume
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6369MacBride; Ernest William (1866 - 1940); marine biologist and eugenicist1866 - 1940
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