Reference numberNLB/54/272
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p154
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Sir Henry Frank Heath], Secretary of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research; Great George Street, Westminster, S.W.
Date19 March 1917
DescriptionInforms the Secretary that the only persons engaged under the Society in researchers undertaken with aid from the Department are those employed under Professor Pope, investigating photographic sensitizing dyes. Notes that the conditions mentioned in the Secretary's previous letter [unspecified] should apply only to one man engaged on these researches: Mr. F. H. Jeffrey. Details are provided of Mr. Jeffrey's particulars in an attempt to make a case for his continued exemption.
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