Reference numberNLB/52/627
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p355
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Principal Alfred William Winterslow Dale; The University of Liverpool
Date31 January 1916
DescriptionApologises to Principal Alfred William Winterslow Dale for the confusion caused by his last letter. Explains that the words 'or degree' should have followed the word 'diploma'. The intention was to leave to Principle Dale's discretion the inclusion [in the census] of those whose scientific attainment in his judgement will be of use to the present emergency.
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