Reference numberNLB/56/198
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p125
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to J. F. Stuart Esquire; Chester House, Chine Crescent, Bournemouth
Date12 December 1918
DescriptionInforms Mr. J. F. Stuart that it is not possible that William Hakewill could have been registrar of the Royal Society in 1614 as the Society was only founded in 1662.
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