Reference numberNLB/52/605
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p344
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Principal William Edward Sumpner; Municipal Technical School, Birmingham
Date26 January 1916
DescriptionReply to an earlier letter from Dr. William Edward Sumpner about the issuing of census cards. Asks if Dr. Sumpner could respond with a list of an approximate number of the cards he needs, either for members of staff or advanced students who are available for scientific work in connection to the war.
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