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Reference numberNLB/69/579
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p307
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Henry Hallet Dale, Secretary of the Royal Society; Sir John Rose Bradford, K.C.M.G FRS
Date11 June 1926
DescriptionInforms of the situation of the tercentenary of the birth of physiology as represented by 'De Motu Cordis' by Harvey, which will take place in 1928. States that although Prof. [Ernest Henry] Starling brought it to attention, the Royal Society should leave it to the Royal College of Surgeons to have a leading part in the celebrations, as Harvey was associated with them. However, states that many Fellows would be interested in the celebrations and asks how the Royal Society can make the occasion representative and internationally impressive. John Rose Bradford's proposals will be laid before the Council.
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FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMDA/A/2/36
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1395Bradford; Sir; John Rose (1863 - 1935)1863 - 1935
NA7857Starling; Ernest Henry (1866 - 1927)1866 - 1927
NA8192Dale; Sir; Henry Hallett (1875 - 1968); Knight Physician1875 - 1968
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