Reference numberNLB/54/271
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p153
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Madam E. Gowers, Daughter of Sir William Richard Gowers, FRS
Date20 March 1917
DescriptionRegretfully informs Madam E. Gowers that he cannot find a spare copy of the obituaty notice written of her father [Sir William Richard Gowers]. Suggests that Madam Gowers write to Sir David Ferrier, who prepared the notice and had 50 copies for distribution.
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