Reference numberNLB/71/253
Alternative reference numberNLB/71 p129
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to H.M. Inspector of Taxes, 3rd Floor 58 Victoria Street, SW1
Date28 February 1928
DescriptionInforms H.M. Inspector of Taxes that a grant of £234.8.4 was made to Mr. M. D. Dobson to measure the amount of ozone in the upper atmosphere. This was taken from the Caird Fund. Also states £200 was given to Mr. H. Scott from the Darwin Memorial Fund to research the fauna of Lake Zwai [Also written as Lake Ziway or Zway, Ethiopia]. Latter contains the reference 8856/R.
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