Reference numberNLB/16/371
Alternative reference numberNLB/16 p196
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir J Norman Lockyer, [Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date23 March 1898
DescriptionThe enclosed is the latest from the Astronomy [scheme] which Harrison has.

[Enclosed note]
'A special meeting of the Royal Society is to be held here on Thursday the 31st inst at 4.30pm to receive preliminary statements as to the results of observations made during the recent Total Solar Eclipse. The title of the communications will be circulated later'.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6349Lockyer; Sir; Joseph Norman (1836 - 1920)1836 - 1920
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView