Reference numberNLB/51/511
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p318
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Dr Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date14 April 1915
DescriptionHarrison writes that he ought to send Schuster the whole of the enclosed correspondence [no enclosure] before attempting to draft a reply to the Board of Agriculture. Harrison discusses Professor Love's refusal of the post of British Delegate to the Geodetic Conference, Harrison sends a form for Schuster to write a minute of the subject. Harrison has also sent a formal letter to the Treasury on the subject of Schuster's appointer to the Meteorological Committee.
Finally Harrison thinks there ought to be more 'touhc' between the Royal Society and the War Sub-Committee.
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NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934); physicist1851 - 1934
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