Reference numberNLB/51/483
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p304
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor C J Patten, University of Sheffield
Date31 March 1915
Description'In reply to your letter of the 30th May the Royal Society will not hold any Soirees this year.
The minds of people here are preoccupied with matters of more serious national concern.'
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