Reference numberNLB/57/155
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p85
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, High Commissioner for the Union of South Africa [Sydney Charles Buxton, 1st Earl Buxton, GCMG, PC]
Date31 July 1919
DescriptionAcknowledges the letter of 28 July, (8/102/19), regarding the vacancy for a scientific officer for the Fisheries and Marine Biological Survey of the South African Coast. Advises he will make enquiries and send the names of any suitable candidates.
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