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Reference numberNLB/71/565
Alternative reference numberNLB/71 p287
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir William [Henry] Bragg, K.B.E, FRS [also send to Sir Henry Lyons, Sir Charles Sherrington and Sir John Farmer].
Date6 July 1928
DescriptionInforms Sir William Bragg of the decision of the President and Council to nominate him to represent the Royal Society at the British International Committee for intellectual co-operation. Includes the names of the 5 other nominees. Includes a blue slip instructing the letter to be sent to 4 other individuals, who are identified in the title.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueNLB/71/553
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8140Bragg; Sir; William Henry (1862 - 1942); physicist1862 - 1942
NA6939Lyons; Sir; Henry George (1864 - 1944); geologist and museum director1864 - 1944
NA8281Sherrington; Sir; Charles Scott (1857 - 1952)1857 - 1952
NA1831Farmer; Sir; John Bretland (1865 - 1944); botanist1865 - 1944
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