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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Sir William Abbott Herdman

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GB 0248 DC 002/12/130

Date(s)

29 December 1913

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1

letter

Name of creator

Herdman | Sir | William Abbott | 1858-1924 | professor of natural history, University of Liverpool

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Sir William Abbott Herdman concerning the appointment of "B" to section K of the British Association for the Advancement of Science who, as President of the Association and President-Elect of Agriculture, could not be added as an agriculturalist but as a botanist. He also discusses the vacancy for a secretary in section K and proposes a Miss Ethel [Morris] for the post.

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