Reference numberCD/38/23
TitleCopy letter from [William Whitehead] Watts, Secretary of the Conjoint Board of Scientific Societies, to James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date24 November 1922
DescriptionReplies to the Royal Society's letter [in which the Royal Society confirms that it will no longer be a member of the Conjoint Board of Scientific Societies]. Notes that the Board was established on the Royal Society's initiative, and that the Board has endeavoured to carry out the work that the Royal Society originally hoped it would. Informs them that their action, the Board will be dissolved. Before moving forward, asks whether it is the Royal Society's desire that the Board should cease to exist.
FormatTypescript copy
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