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Reference numberAP/81/15/2
LevelItem
TitleUnpublished correspondence, regarding the memoirs of Alfred Edwin Howard Tutton between J T S Tutton, the Secretary of the Royal Society, Henry Miers and Frank Smith
Date16 July 1938-25 July 1938
DescriptionFive letters, dated 16 July 1938, 16 July 1938, 18 July 1938, 22 July 1938 and 25 July 1938 respectively, in which J T S Tutton presents the memoirs of his father written 'some time before he died [...] with the idea that they might be useful as obituaries by the Societies in which he had the most interest' [16 July 1938] before suggesting that an obituary for his father might better be written by Miers, 'a lifelong friend' [16 July 1938]. Miers writes that the memoirs of A Tutton 'clearly could not be published as it stands except over his own signature which would make a reader smile' but offers to 'boil it down' [25 July 1938] and produce a revised version which might be published as an obituary.
Extent7p
FormatManuscript
Typescript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6146Tutton; Alfred Edwin Howard (1864 - 1938); crystallographer1864 - 1938
NA6601Miers; Sir; Henry Alexander (1858 - 1942)1858 - 1942
NA8091Smith; Sir; Frank Edward (1876 - 1970)1876 - 1970
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