Reference numberMC/4/291
TitleLetter from James [Cosmo] Melvill, East India House, to Samuel [Hunter] Christie, [Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date27 June 1849
DescriptionRegarding the publication of Lieutenant Elliott's observations taken during his Magnetic Survey of the Islands of the Indian Archipelago. Melvill forwards the Court of Director's decision to instruct the Astronomer at Madras Observatory [Chennai] to reduce the observations and their approval to have observations published as part of the 'Philosophical Transactions'.
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1851.0014
Related records in the catalogueMC/4/283
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7015Melvill; Sir; James Cosmo (1792 - 1861)1792 - 1861
NA8168Christie; Samuel Hunter (1784 - 1865); mathematician1784 - 1865
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