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Reference numberNLB/56/338
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p199
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Henry Balfour Esquire, FRS
Date15 January 1919
DescriptionInforms Mr. Henry Balfour that plans for the anthropological expedition to Uganda, funded by Mr. P. Jeffrey Mackie and under the direction of Reverend John Roscoe, are now going ahead. Informs Mr. Balfour that the Society has appointed a Committee to administer Mr. Mackie's fund and asks if he would consent to serve as a member of this Committee. Notes that other members include: Mr. Walter [Hume] Long, Sir James [George] Frazer, Dr. [Arthur] Keith, Dr. [Alfred Cort] Haddon, Professor [Grafton] Elliot Smith, Dr. [William Halse Rivers] Rivers and Mr. [William Bate] Hardy.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1419Balfour; Henry (1863 - 1939)1863 - 1939
NA871Long; Walter Hume (1854 - 1924); 1st Viscount Long of Wraxall1854 - 1924
NA695Frazer; Sir; James George (1854 - 1941)1854 - 1941
NA6614Haddon; Alfred Cort (1855 - 1940)1855 - 1940
NA3577Smith; Sir; Grafton Elliot (1871 - 1937)1871 - 1937
NA1257Rivers; William Halse Rivers (1864 - 1922)1864 - 1922
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
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