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Reference numberNLB/69/171
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p92
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Henry Hallett Dale, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir [Albert Charles] Seward, FRS
Date22 January 1926
DescriptionGive thanks for the letter for being able to reopen the question. States that other solutions have been attempted in relation to [Horace] Lamb's question, including approaching Sir William Hardy, after Lenox-Conyngham refused, [to represent Britain at the Pan-Pacific Congress]. That news from Trinity College through [Richard] Glazebrook suggests the issue may be able to be solved, and that the Geodesy Committee can find a competent deputy.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5951Seward; Sir; Albert Charles (1863 - 1941)1863 - 1941
NA8225Glazebrook; Sir; Richard Tetley (1854 - 1935)1854 - 1935
NA6790Lenox-Conyngham; Sir; Gerald Ponsonby (1866 - 1956)1866 - 1956
NA8192Dale; Sir; Henry Hallett (1875 - 1968); Knight Physician1875 - 1968
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