Reference numberNLB/56/651
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p371
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Joseph [John] Thomson, President of the Royal Society
Date7 April 1919
DescriptionInforms Sir Joseph [John] Thomson that, according to a message from Mr. J. H. Gardiner, there is nothing to add to the information in the Times about Sir William Crookes' funeral. Asks for instruction as to the Fellows who will represent the Society at the funeral. Also encloses a letter from the Prince of Wales' controller and proposes to write back to ascertain a suitable date for his being admitted after May 22nd [not enclosed].
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NA8288Thomson; Sir; Joseph John (1856 - 1940); physicist1856 - 1940
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