Reference numberNLB/15/462
Alternative reference numberNLB/15 p259
TitleCopy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Sir Edward Frankland, [Foreign Secretary, Royal Society]
Date7 October 1897
DescriptionEncloses copies of the documents received from Signor Colombo relative to the [Galileo] Ferraris memorial, a copy of his letter to Silvanus Thompson, and Thompson's reply [no attachments]. Harrison has not located any previous communication from Colombo to the Royal Society. Rucker thinks this is a matter for [Edward] Frankland as Foreign Secretary. Discusses why the mistake may have arisen and how the Society might respond officially or unofficially.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7973Frankland; Sir; Edward (1825 - 1899); chemist1825 - 1899
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA7141Thompson; Silvanus Phillips (1851 - 1916); physicist and electrical engineer1851 - 1916
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