Reference numberNLB/15/785
Alternative reference numberNLB/15 p436
TitleCopy letters sent from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Andrew Russell Forsyth, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date10 December 1897
DescriptionMajor [Percy Alexander] MacMahon has brought in reports on both [Karl] Pearson and [Louis Napoleon George] Filon, and Sheppard [papers]. Both being straightforward recommendations for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]'. Regarding Sheppard MacMahon recommends the omission of certain controversial passages.

Asks Forsyth to propose a second referee for Pearson & Filon or if Professor Darwin has returned, to ask him to do so or accept the paper himself.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6837Forsyth; Andrew Russell (1858 - 1942); mathematician1858 - 1942
NA6982MacMahon; Percy Alexander (1854 - 1929); mathematician1854 - 1929
NA8002Pearson; Karl (1857 - 1936); statistician and eugenicist1857 - 1936
NA1233Filon; Louis Napoleon George (1875 - 1937); mathematical physicist and university administrator1875 - 1937
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