Reference numberNLB/59/29
Alternative reference numberNLB/59 p17
TitleCopy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Under Secretary of Department of Mines and Industries; Pretoria
Date12 July 1920
DescriptionRefers to the Under Secretary's letter of May 15th and explains that, though keen to help with the dissemination of scientific literature in South Africa, the Society are exercising economy in making publication grants at present. Informs the Secretary of the institutions in South Africa that currently own copies of the Society's publications, and offers to begin sending these to the State Library of Pretoria.
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