Reference numberNLB/56/189
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p120
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Boylston Beale Esquire; Embassy of the United States of America
Date12 December 1918
DescriptionInforms Mr. Boylston Beale that the Society have arranged for Professor [George Ellery] Hale, who has just returned to America, to take with him the Darwin Medal awarded to Dr. [Henry Fairfield] Osborn, and Professor Bumstead to pass on the Hughes Medal awarded to Mr. [Irving] Langmuir.
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