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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
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Letter to Sir Isaac Bayley Balfour from Frederick Orpen Bower

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GB 0248 DC 002/13/16a

Date(s)

06 December 1910

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1

letter

Name of creator

Bower | Frederick Orpen | 1855-1948 | regius professor of botany, University of Glagsow

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Sir Isaac Bayley Balfour from Frederick Orpen Bower concerning his attempts to have David Thomas Gwynne-Vaughan nominated for fellowship of the Royal Society. He states that he will not support Sir Arthur George Tansley's candidature unless Gwynne-Vaughan is also nominated and asks Balfour to sign the certificate (not attached) and pass it on to William Turner Thiselton-Dyer with the request that he return the document with all speed.

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