Reference numberNLB/57/78
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p45
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, Board of Education, Science Musuem, South Kensington, S.W.
Date15 July 1919
DescriptionAdvises that permission has been given by the Council of the Royal Society to the Board of Education for loan to the Science Museum of manuscripts of James Watt, in the possession of the Royal Society, for exhibition at the Science Museum during the James Watt centenary. The Royal Society will also loan the bust of James Watt.
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