Reference numberNLB/66/77
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p45
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to H.W. Underdown Esq., Southampton Buildings, W.C.1
Date18 February 1924
DescriptionReplies that Francis Alexander Towle is not in a position to answer whether Sir Alfred Yarrow is interested in the origins of place names and cannot forward applications for funds to him, as he has already granted a great deal of funding to the cause of science.
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