Reference numberNLB/13/697
Alternative reference numberNLB/13 p418
TitleCopy letter from Edward Frankland, to Professor Philipp Lenard
Date5 November 1896
DescriptionFrankland has the honour to inform Lenard that the President and Council have awarded Lenard and Professor Wilhem Conrad Röntgen a Rumford Medal for their investigations of the phenomena produced outside a highly exhausted vacuum tube through which an electric discharge is taking place.

It is hoped that Lenard may be able to attend the Anniversary Meeting of the Society at 4pm on 30th November to receive the medal in person.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7973Frankland; Sir; Edward (1825 - 1899); chemist1825 - 1899
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