Reference numberNLB/64/752
Alternative reference numberNLB/64 p424
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir [John] Herbert Parsons FRS
Date14 June 1923
DescriptionAsks on behalf of Miss Syme of the Home Office if a report from the Glassworkers Cataract Committe will be forthcoming. Reminds John Herbert Parsons of the last report on cataracts among Iron Workers in May 1921 and that the process of Mrs. Harris' work in colloidal chemistry of the crystalline lens is unknown. Asks what answer to give to Miss Syme.
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Related records in the catalogueNLB/64/856
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NA694Parsons; Sir; John Herbert (1868 - 1957)1868 - 1957
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