Reference numberMC/11/174
TitleLetter from J R [John Robert] Sawyer, Director of Works, Autotype Works, Brownlow Road, Ealing Dene, to Professor G G [George Gabriel] Stokes, [Secretary of the Royal Society], Cambridge
CreatorSawyer, John Robert (fl 1878); photographer
Date28 February 1878
DescriptionAcknowledging the receipt of negatives and positives of the total solar eclipse and asking where on the page Stokes would want the plates printed.

The letter contains two small sketches illustrating a practice page's layout.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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