Record

Reference numberL&P/6/257
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Report on the graduation of thermometers' by the Royal Society Commitee
Date1777
DescriptionSubject: Scientific instruments

Contains the signatures of Henry Cavendish, William Heberden, Alexander Aubert, Jean Andre De Luc, Nevil Maskelyne, Samuel Horsley and Joseph Planta

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'The report of the Committee appointed by the Royal Society to consider of the best method of adjusting the fixed points of thermometers; and of the precautions necessary to be used in making experiments with those instruments'

Read 19 June 1777
Extent42p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1777.0038
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8163Cavendish; Henry (1731 - 1810); natural philosopher1731 - 1810
NA8236Heberden; William (1710 - 1801); Physician1710 - 1801
NA3292Aubert; Alexander (1730 - 1805)1730 - 1805
NA8254Luc; Jean Andre De (1727 - 1817)1727 - 1817
NA5553Maskelyne; Nevil (1732 - 1811)1732 - 1811
NA6920Horsley; Samuel (1733 - 1806); Mathematician1733 - 1806
NA7198Planta; Joseph (1744 - 1827)1744 - 1827
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