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Adrian, Richard Hume, 1927 - 1995 (2nd Baron Adrian, physiologist)


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Letter from Claude Blair of The Arms and Armour Society about the possibility of getting an honorary degree for Howard Blackmore, formerly of the Tower of London Armouries, and resulting documents, 1986-07-12 - 1986-07-24

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/151/40
Scope and Contents

The resulting documents comprise a copy of a letter from Joseph Needham to Lord Richard Adrian of Pembroke College, Cambridge, recommending Blackmore for an honorary degree; further letter from Blair, thanking Needham for his help; note from Adrian acknowledging receipt of Needham's letter. For documents relating to an earlier attempt to secure an honorary degree for Blackmore, see SCC2/151/36.

Dates: 1986-07-12 - 1986-07-24