|Alternative reference number||NLB/53 p302|
|Title||Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to D.B. Butler Esq., A.M. Inst. E., F.C.S|
|Date||09 September 1916|
In reply to your letter od the 7th instant, you would find that exceptional difficulties would be met with in attempting to obtain a chemist of military age for work in Australia. No assistance could be given from here.'