Reference numberNLB/57/810
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p462
TitleCopy letter from Sir William Bate Hardy, FRS, Secretary of the Royal Society; to H [Harold William Taylor ] Wager Esq, FRS
Date12 February 1920
DescriptionAdvises he is sending H [Harold William Taylor ] Wager Esq, FRS, a paper authored by Colonel Rawson and communicated by Professor [Benjamin] Moore, FRS, on the 'Inheritance of acquired characters.' The subject is very controversial , and Moore has followed the experiments and is convinced Colonel Rawson has enough evidence for his contention. Moore would like the Committee to see the specimens before making a decision on the paper.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8294Wager; Harold William Taylor (1862 - 1929)1862 - 1929
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
NA5508Moore; Benjamin (1867 - 1922)1867 - 1922
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