Reference numberMC/19/221
Alternative reference numberMC.04221
TitleLetter from Ettrick [William] Creak, 9 Hervey Road, Blackheath, to [Robert William Frederick] Harrison, The Royal Society
CreatorCreak; Ettrick William (1835-1920)
Date25 April 1904
DescriptionCreak sends an obituary notice of late Major General [Charles James Buchanan] Riddell FRS, for whom no notice has yet been written [enclosure not present]. Informs Dr L A Bauer of the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey is 'anxious' to have anotice of Riddell for his work on 'terrestrial magnetism and atmospheric electricity'. Creak asks if there is any objection him sending Bauer 'principal points in Riddell's life' before the Society have printed the notice.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6572Creak; Ettrick William (1835 - 1920); Captain; superintendent of Compasses, Admiralty1835 - 1920
NA7327Riddell; Charles James Buchanan (1817 - 1903)1817 - 1903
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