Reference numberNLB/51/499
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p312
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Horace Blackley
Date13 April 1915
Description'I have to acknowledge the receipt of your note of April 12th, and to inform you that John Symmons was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society on July 10th, 1794; and he dies in 1831.'
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