Reference numberMS/426/61
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p37
TitleCopy letter from [Samuel] Hunter Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert John] Kane, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin
Date19 July 1842
DescriptionInforms that Kane's paper 'Contributions to the chemical history of palladium and platinum' will be published in the 'Philosophical Transactions'. Also informs of the wish of the Council for the paper to use English weights and measures to detail the experiments, and asks for the paper to be altered to meet this requirement.
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