Reference numberNLB/52/89
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p52
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to the Secretary, Smithsonian Institution
Date10 August 1915
Description'In reply to your letter of June 17, there will be no objection on the part of the Royal Society to your reprinting the obituary notice of Professor Gaskell; but it would be necessary for you to obtain the consent of the author to doing this and also to your printing his name in full at the end of the article.'
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