Reference numberNLB/55/103
Alternative reference numberNLB/55 p57
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Charles Glover] Barkla, FRS
Date05 December 1917
DescriptionLetter informing Professor Barkla that his Hughes Medal will be struck in sand-blasted copper due to the war but that he will also be given a gift of money which he can then use to later have a medal struck in gold
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