Reference numberNLB/51/764
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p474
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to the Chief Officer, London Fire Brigade
Date21 June 1915
Description'I beg leave to acknowledge your letter of the 15th June and to express to you my best thanks for the remarks and suggestions therein contained with regard to the protection of this building agaiinst fire. I am carrying out your suggestions and applying to the Office of Works for a further supply of chemical extincteurs.'
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