Reference numberMC/5/239
TitleLetter from G B [George Biddell] Airy, Royal Observatory Greenwich, to Professor [George Gabriel] Stokes, [Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date26 April 1856
DescriptionRequesting permission to have a couple of copies made of the fifth plate within the 1798 'Philosophical Transactions', which depicts Sir George Shuckburgh's scale-comparing apparatus.

[The next number in the sequence MC/5/240 is not present.]
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1798.0010
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8358Shuckburgh-Evelyn; Sir; George Augustus William (1751 - 1804); mathematician1751 - 1804
NA8035Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and mathematician1801 - 1892
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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