Reference numberNLB/10/106
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p55
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to W H Brown, Royal Microscopical Society, 20 Hanover Square, W.
Date1 October 1894
DescriptionRix fears he cannot give Brown any information about Francis Smethwick except that he was elected as a Fellow on 4 April 1667 and admitted on 16th May of the same year. The 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' contain two papers by Smethwick; one on grinding glasses, volume III, page 631, and the other on a solar eclipse, volume XI, page 637.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7341Smethwick; Francis (1619-1682); virtuoso1619-1682
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