Reference numberNLB/51/572
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p358
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to R W Matthew
Date29 April 1915
Description'I am directed by the President, Sir William Crookes, to acknowledge your letter of the 26th instant and to say that he will gladly avail himself of the opportunity afforded him by Mr Runciman to introduce the Deputation of the Royal Society with reference to the Development of Chemical Industries in this country on Thursday next the 6th May at 4:30.
If you desire to know the constitution of the Deputation I shall be happy to send you the names early next week.'
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