Reference numberMC/11/168
TitleLetter from W J Millar, Secretary of the Institution of Engineers & Shipbuilders in Scotland, 100 Wellington Street, Glasgow, to the Secretary of the Royal Society
CreatorMillar; W J (fl 1878-1879)
Date6 February 1878
DescriptionEnclosing a paper on his invention relating to telephonic instruments and a new way of transmitting vocal sounds. Millar has published this already in 'Nature' but wants to present it to a scientific body.

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