Reference numberNLB/57/780
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p443
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Librarian, University College, Dundee
Date3 February 1920
DescriptionIn response to a letter of the 21 January, says it appears they are requesting to be put on the Royal Society's gratis list for the 'Transactions of the Royal Society' and the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society.' Advises that membership of the Royal Society does not arise in connection to this. Asks that they formerly apply to the Secretaries of the Royal Society giving the grounds of their application. [Secretaries of the Royal Society at this time are Sir William Bate Hardy, FRS, and Sir James Hopwood Jeans, FRS]
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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