Reference numberNLB/51/506
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p315
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Major Greenwood, The Lister Institute
Date14 April 1915
Description'In confirmation of the statement made to you at the recent meeting of the Committee of the Royal Society for the investigation of Swine Fever, I am directed to inform you that the Committee have appointed you to superintend, under their control, the preliminary investigation into Swine Fever at a salary of £700 per annum as from the beginning of the current financial year, the arrangement being terminable by one month's notice on either side.'
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