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Record NG6/5/863

Archive reference number NG6/5/863
Title

Letter to the Secretary, H.M. Treasury

Date 12 Feb 1879
Description

Requesting Treasury approval of the proposed appropriation of £100 of the surplus upon various subheads of the vote for the acquisition of books for the library and £110 for the salary of a new curator for the Turner room. Also requests books may be ordered by the Director directly from the bookseller rather than through the Stationary Office which often causes delays

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