Reference numberNLB/54/833
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p471
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to an uknown recipient
Date12 October 1917
DescriptionRegretfully informs the recipient that he is unable to provide them with any particulars on Louis de Beaufort, other than what is contained on his Certificate of Election, a copy of which is enclosed [not enclosed]. Notes that it is doubtful whether Mr. Beaufort was ever in London after his election, since his signature does not appear in the roll of Fellows or the Charter Book.
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