Reference numberNLB/57/568
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p325
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, Institution of Naval Architecture
Date5 December 1919
DescriptionAdvises that Sir William Smith will retire as a representative of the Institution of Naval Architecture on the General Board of the National Physical Laboratory on the 31 December. Requests their Council nominates a new representative as soon as possible, and advise by the 10 December at the latest.
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