Leveson-Gower to Harrod, 2 July
willing to act as the proposer for Harrod's acceptance to the A.I.
[The Athenæum], but warns that the next ballot will not
be before three years.
- 1. Another
letter, from an unidentified correspondent, announces that the
author entered his name in Harrod's support (25 July 1929, in HPBL
Add. 71190/91). The ballot was held on 22 March 1933 (Harrod to
Lindemann, 14 March 1933, in CHER K142/11). On 16 and 17 February
1933 Leveson-Gower explained to Harrod the procedures to be
followed (in HPBL Add. 71185/95-96 and HPBL Add. 71185/97-98).
When the ballot was approaching, Harrod asked Lindemann to "affirm
the doubtful proposition that I am a fit and proper person to
become a member" (Harrod to Lindemann, 14 March 1933, in CHER
K142/11). Harrod was eventually elected (information from the
- a. From
10, Thurloe Place, S.W.7 # , ALS, six pages, in
HPBL Add. 71185/92-94.
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