Record

Reference numberNLB/16/223
Alternative reference numberNLB/16 p116
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Thomas Andrews, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date25 February 1898
DescriptionAgainst the practice of the [Royal] Society for Secretaries to give reasons for the acceptance or rejection of papers. Every precaution is taken to ensure the accuracy of the decision arrived at. By sending in a paper an author submits themselves to the judgement of the Society. Rucker can only assure Andrews that his paper was dealt with in the ordinary way.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA6955Andrews; Thomas (1847 - 1907)1847 - 1907
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