Reference numberNLB/55/188
Alternative reference numberNLB/55 p102
TitleCopy letter from [Joseph John] Thomson, President of the Royal Society; to The Rt. Hon. D. Lloyd George, Prime Minister
Date05 January 1918
DescriptionLetter objecting to the use of the Natural History Musem for Government offices. States the the collections held there are "priceless" and "cannot be replaced". Expresses grave concerns about potential damage to the collections
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