Reference numberMC/8/112
TitleLetter from H W [Henry William] Chisholm, Warden [of the Standards], 7 Old Palace Yard, to Lieutenant-General [Edward] Sabine, President of the Royal Society
Date19 November 1867
DescriptionRequesting the copies of 'Philosophical Transactions' containing papers on standard weights and measures as well as related scientific subjects. Chisholm is interested in these for his department's work in comparing and verifying the official standards.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/8/60
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NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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