Reference numberNLB/56/405
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p237
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to H. N. Bottomley Esquire
Date30 January 1919
DescriptionInforms Mr. H. N. Bottomley that the Society is 'so very fully occupied with its own proper functions' that it cannot respond to his 'general requirements'. Suggests Mr. Bottomley appeal to one of the Professors of Leeds University for advice, who will likely advise him to enrol in a course in Chemistry and work out his theories for himself.
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