Reference numberMC/5/322
TitleLetter from Richd [Richard] Barclay, 29 Brougham Street, Belfast, to C R [Charles Richard] Weld, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society, Somerset House
Date10 December 1857
DescriptionPresenting his solution on the quadrature of the circle in reference to a reward reportedly being offered by the Society for it.

[Note: At this point, the Society had moved into Burlington House.]
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