Reference numberNLB/57/585
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p334
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, Institution of Naval Architecture
Date9 December 1919
DescriptionConfirming his telephone message that morning, advises the regulation regarding the retirement of members from the General Board of the National Physical Laboratory says that retiring members are not eligible for reappointment until at least one year after their retirement, unless the President of the Royal Society [Sir Joseph John Thomson, PRS] believes there are special reasons to retain his services.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8288Thomson; Sir; Joseph John (1856 - 1940); physicist1856 - 1940
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