Reference numberNLB/64/795
Alternative reference numberNLB/64 p448
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Walter Fletcher, FRS
Date19 June 1923
DescriptionSends copies of letters [not enclosed] concerning the appointment of [Sir William Boog] Leishman to the General Committee of the Imperial Research Fund; asks for these to be placed before people who know nothing of Leishman's appointment; mentions difficulty in getting in contact with the President [Charles Scott Sherrington] as his house is not connected to the telephone line; left a message with one of the assistants of the labortory; includes a p.s. in that the President will only be able to attend the meeting on 25 June and suggestion from him that it should be postphoned for a week or so to allow Sir Archibald [Edward] Garrod to attend.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA7844Fletcher; Sir; Walter Morley (1873 - 1933)1873 - 1933
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
NA3828Leishman; Sir; William Boog (1865 - 1926)1865 - 1926
NA8281Sherrington; Sir; Charles Scott (1857 - 1952)1857 - 1952
NA7976Garrod; Sir; Archibald Edward (1857 - 1936)1857 - 1936
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