Record

Reference numberNLB/57/238
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p129
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir David Prain, FRS, CMG
Date26 September 1919
DescriptionAdvises there has been difficulty obtaining a location for the Anniversary Dinner on Monday 1 December. The President [Sir Joseph John Thomson, PRS] agreed to the Empress Rooms, Palace Hotel, Kensington. Mr Hardy suggests a meeting of the Soirée Committee on 6 or 7 October at 2.30 PM, and asks which day would be convenient. Sends a copy of a list used for the last dinner, and a small list of special guests, 'our year-by-year list' [not enclosed].
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8273Prain; Sir; David (1857 - 1944)1857 - 1944
NA8288Thomson; Sir; Joseph John (1856 - 1940); physicist1856 - 1940
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