Reference numberNLB/54/205
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p113
TitleCopy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Major J. H. Leslie; Kenwood Park Road, Sheffield
Date2 March 1917
DescriptionInforms Major J. H. Leslie that the Earl of Cromer was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society on 23 November 1911. Notes that his election was conferred in pursuance of a statute clause which permits an election of persons who have rendered 'conspicuous service to the cause of Science.'
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