Reference numberNLB/51/489
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p307
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Messrs Jeakes & Co, 51 Great Russell Street, WC
Date7th April 1915
Description'Some years ago I find that your firm repaired a coal and luggage lift in this building. As this has no broken down again I shall be glad if you will read an engineer or other responsible representative to inspect the damage and carry out the repairs. Monday next, the 13th instant would be a convenient day for us here, as the rooms are closed until that date.'
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