Reference numberCD/47/6
TitleLetter from Sir William Huggins, President of the Royal Society, to the Secretary [of the Royal Society]
Date8 May 1903
DescriptionEncloses the following documents:
1. Official letter from Sir David Gill [CD/47/2]
2. Private letter from Sir David Gill [CD/47/2] which accompanied the official one
3. Letter from Mr Goode [CD/47/4].

Discusses the options moving forward, and the amount of guarantee needed [for the Russian instruments to measure a geodetic arc of meridian in Africa].
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7376Huggins; Sir; William (1824 - 1910); astronomer1824 - 1910
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