Reference numberNLB/56/785
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p445
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Bernard H. Crookes Esquire
Date23 May 1919
DescriptionRefers to the Dressler bust of the late Sir William Crookes. Informs Mr. Bernard H. Crookes that Sir William Crookes previously asked the President if the Society would like the bust as a gift, to which the President said yes. Expresses confusion over the recent claim of the sculptor on the bust.
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