Reference numberMC/2/163
TitleLetter from Paul Cooper, Shepton Mallet, to John George Children, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date10 March 1835
DescriptionSubmitting two papers to the Society, in relation to the award of a Royal Medal to the author of the most important unpublished paper in Physics: 'Memorandum relating to a theory of Sound' and 'A theory of the Tides, including a theory of the formation and propagation of Waves'. Cooper additionally references research undertaken by [Michael] Farraday [Faraday].
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA3175Children; John George (1777 - 1852); chemist1777 - 1852
NA8218Faraday; Michael (1791 - 1867); natural philosopher1791 - 1867
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