Reference numberNLB/68/90
Alternative reference numberNLB/68 p48
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of His Majesty's Treasury
Date8 May 1925
DescriptionInforms the Secretary of His Majesty's Treasury that the Royal Society nominate the Hydrographer to the Admiralty [Percy Douglas?] to serve on the Committee appointed by the second Pan-Pacific Science Congress to investigate the temperature, currents, chemical state and solidity of the Pacific Ocean. Also informs him that Sir Gerald Lenox-Conyngham will represent Great Britain at the Congress to be held in Tokyo in 1926.
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