Reference numberMC/2/253
TitleLetter from the Royal Society [?] to [Thomas Spring Rice], Chancellor of the Exchequer
Date25 May 1837
DescriptionReferencing Baron Humboldt's request for cooperation with the Royal Society regarding magnetical and meteorological observations and forwarding a report of a committee to consider this proposal. The report mentions potential foreign locations for such observations, e.g. in Bagdad [Baghdad].
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6587Rice; Thomas Spring (1790 - 1866); 1st Baron Monteagle1790 - 1866
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