|Title||Paper, 'Remarks on the Rev H [Henry] Moseley's theory of the descent of glaciers' by James D [David] Forbes|
|Date||21 May 1855|
|Description||Forbes raises his concerns regarding Moseley's paper on the descent of glaciers (see AP/37/9), suggesting that Moseley's definition of a glacier is incorrect. |
Annotations in ink throughout.
Subject: Geology / Glaciology
Received 22 May 1855. Read 14 June 1855.
Written by Forbes in Clifton, Bristol [England].
This paper was published in full in volume 7 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society as 'Remarks on the Rev. H. Moseley's theory of the descent of glaciers'.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1854.0095|
|Related records in the catalogue||AP/37/9|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA6280||Forbes; James David (1809 - 1868); natural philosopher||1809 - 1868|
|NA2248||Moseley; Henry (1801 - 1872)||1801 - 1872|