Reference numberAP/16/21
Previous numbersAP.16.21
TitleUnpublished paper, 'Instructions pour faire des observations météorologique et magnétiques' [Instructions for making meteorological and magnetic observations] by A Th [Adolph Theodor] Kupffer
DescriptionKupffer shares guidance on making meteorological and magnetic observations, and shares his measurements and calculations. Includes a covering letter from John Washington, Secretary of the Royal Geographical Society, to J G [John George] Children, dated 28 July 1836; a copy of the reply from Children to Washington of 28 October 1836; and a letter from Kupffer to Colonel Jackson, Corresponding Member at St Petersburg to the Royal Geographical Society.

Subject: Meteorology / Magnetism

Written by Kupffer in St Petersburg [Russia].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5601Kupffer; Adolph Theodor (1799 - 1865)1799 - 1865
NA3175Children; John George (1777 - 1852); chemist1777 - 1852
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