Reference numberNLB/54/170
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p93
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to The Principal of the John Cass Institute; Jewry Street, Aldgate, E.C.
Date23 February 1917
DescriptionRefers to the Society's previous letter relating to a grant of £50 for an investigation on the adaption of the Cadium Vapour Arc Lamp for commercial purposes. Explains that in line with Society regulation, the grant made is to the individual conducting the research, who in this instance is Dr. H. J. S. Sand. The form previously sent to the Principal of the John Cass Institute must therefore be signed by him.
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