Reference numberMS/928/6/3/5
TitleLetter from Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, Celyn, Nant Gwynant, Carnarvon [Caernarfon], to Andrew Russell Forsyth
Date5 January [February?] 1931
DescriptionAcknowledging Forsyth's kind letter. He hopes that the award [of Rutherford's peerage] will be of some service to science. It has been a sad time for Rutherford and his wife and for many in New Zealand [probably referring to the Hawke's Bay earthquake].
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8278Rutherford; Ernest (1871 - 1937); Baron Rutherford of Nelson1871 - 1937
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