Reference numberMC/5/121
TitleLetter from W J [William John] Macquorn Rankine, 59 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, to Colonel [Edward] Sabine, Vice-President and Treasurer of the Royal Society
Date4 November 1853
DescriptionForwarding his admission and subscription fee to the Royal Society as a newly elected Fellow. Rankine requests an extension to his admission period as he cannot leave his work in Glasgow during this time. In a post-script, Rankine announces his upcoming paper he will send to the Society.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1846Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)1820 - 1872
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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