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|Archive reference number||NG6/5/119|
Letter to the Secretary, H.M. Office of Works
|Date||15 Apr 1878|
Re complaints made by students of draughts in Room IX. Requests the substitution of swing doors for those currently present. Also requests that the engineer attached to the Gallery rolls and unrolls the blinds instead of the porters, following the accident with the skylight
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