Reference numberNLB/56/596
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p341
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [the Secretary of the Royal Society of Edinburgh]
Date25 March 1919
DescriptionInforms the recipient that the Society approves the draft of proposed Conventions for the formation of International Unions of Astronomy and Geophysics, and in accordance with it have constituted a list of National Committees. [Lists of Committees of Astronomy and Geophysics follow.] Asks that the Royal Society of Edinburgh nominate two representatives on the National Committees of each of these Unions and pass their names on to the Society.
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