822.623/30: Telegram

The Minister in Ecuador ( Long ) to the Secretary of State

277. Reference Department’s instruction 313, August 26. In a note dated December 4 Minister for Foreign Affairs gives approval to proposal of Smithsonian Institution for the establishment of a research laboratory on the Galápagos Islands. The Ecuadoran Government requests in addition that a small meteorological station be made a part of the laboratory.

Text of the note35 will be forwarded in air mail pouch leaving here December 7.

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