Reference numberMC/11/163
TitleLetter from W [William] Spottiswoode, [Treasurer of the Royal Society], Burlington House, London, to [George Gabriel] Stokes, [Secretary of the Royal Society]
CreatorSpottiswoode; William (1825-1883); British mathematician; publisher; treasurer and president of the Royal Society
Date29 January 1878
DescriptionAsking whether only the mathematical papers from the 'Philosophical Transactions' could be sent to the Mathematical Society's library.

Note that Spottiswoode was not yet President of the Royal Society at this time.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7690Spottiswoode; William (1825 - 1883)1825 - 1883
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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