Reference numberNLB/63/549
Alternative reference numberNLB/63 p315
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to The Editor of Who's Who
Date06 November 1922
DescriptionLetter stating that an error in the 1922 issue of "Who's Who" resulted in Lord Birkenhead being named as a Fellow of the Royal Society despite the fact that he was never elected as a Fellow
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