Reference numberNLB/53/371
Alternative reference numberNLB/53 p250
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to The Secretary, War Office
Date24 July 1916
DescriptionLetter informing the War Office of the establishment of the Board of Scientific Societies and its Executive Committee consisting of the following members:

Sir Joseph Thomson, PRS
Sir Dugald Clerk, FRS
Sir Robert Hadfield, FRS
Dr. [Alfred Daniel] Hall, FRS
Professor Herbert Jackson
Sir Alfred Keogh
Sir Ray Lankester, FRS
Dr. [Arthur] Schuster, Sec. RS
Sir John Snell
Professor [Ernest Henry] Starling, FRS
Lord Sydenham
Mr. [Richard] Threlfall, FRS
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