Reference numberNLB/61/601
Alternative reference numberNLB/61 p346
TitleCopy letter from [James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Dr. [Henry] Forster Morley, Director of the International Catalogue of Scientific Literature
Date16 September 1921
DescriptionInforms Dr. [Henry] Forster Morley that he thinks it best to wait until the next meeting of Council when he will put the whole matter before them. Encloses a letter from the High Commissioner for the Union of South Africa stating that the Union Government would have bene prepared to guarantee £425 capital and £213 income for five years had the project been going forward [not enclosed].

[Line through this copy letter and the words 'PC Cancelled' written on it.]
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