Reference numberMS/427/204
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p40
TitleCopy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [David] Milne Home Esq. Milne Garden. Coldstream. Scotland
Date27 May 1882
DescriptionInforms of the decision to nominate [William] Thomson as representative of the Royal Society on the Council of the Scottish Meteorological Society. States Thomson is willing to accept and take charge of the proposed observatory on Ben Nevis. The nomination was requested by the Duke of Richmond and Gordon [Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox].
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/12/250
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; physicist1824 - 1907
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