Reference numberNLB/51/412
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p262
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to F C Drake, India Office
Date15 March 1915
Description'Your telephone message relating to the recommendation of names for the post of Agricultural Advisor to the Government of India was handed to me on Friday; but before replying, I wished to refer to the Chairman of our Advisory Committee for confrmation of my own recollection that no mention was made of Professor Bryner Jones's name at our meeting here. The Chairman now assures me that Professor Bryner Jones was not considered at all in connection with the appointment at Pusa.'
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