Reference numberMS/426/433
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p111
TitleCopy letter from S [Samuel] Hunter Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr Lloyd; to [George Biddell] Airy; to Sir D [David] Brewster; to J [John Frederick William] Herschel; to Prof [James David] Forbes; W H [William Hallowes] Miller; Baden Powell; and Dr Thewell
Date16 November 1850
DescriptionOn the desire of the Council, sends a list of authors who have dealt with the subject of heat and light in their papers over the past two years. Asks for the best author worthy of the Rumford Medal to be identified before 28th. [List not enclosed] [See MS/426/438]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMS/426/437
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8035Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and mathematician1801 - 1892
NA7450Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher1781 - 1868
NA8238Herschel; Sir; John Frederick William (1792 - 1871); astronomer1792 - 1871
NA6280Forbes; James David (1809 - 1868); natural philosopher1809 - 1868
NA7152Miller; William Hallowes (1801 - 1880)1801 - 1880
NA5476Powell; Baden (1796 - 1860)1796 - 1860
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