Reference numberNLB/56/17
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p9
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to S. Chapman Esquire
Date5 November 1918
DescriptionInforms S. Chapman Esquire that he is in communication with Sir Frank [Watson] Dyson about the condition attached to the return of his paper. Explains to Mr. Chapman that, according to the Statutes, every paper submitted to the Society becomes the property of the Society and therefore it must remain with the Society.
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