Reference numberNLB/54/804
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p454
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mr. le Secretaire perpetuel de l'Academie des Sciences; Paris
Date4 October 1917
DescriptionReply to the Secretary's earlier request for certain biographical particulars concerning the deceased 'correspondants' of the Academy names in their enclosed list [not enclosed]. Informs the Secretary that the Society have been through these names but can provide none of the information that the Academy requires, except in the case of George Davidson.
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