Record

Reference numberNLB/17/130
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p81
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Arthur William Rucker, [Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date22 July 1898
DescriptionEncloses herewith all the sheets composing the Eclipse number of 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]'. Asks for Rucker to pass them with any suggestions as they are now ready for press. Sir Norman Lockyer suggests 150 copies of his report should be sent to Admiralty, asks if Rucker authorizes this. Asks if index slips will be required. Asks for the return of the proof of Lees' 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' paper, sent to Rucker a days ago, so that it may go to press. Encloses two concluding sheets of number 400 of the 'Proceedings' which they ask Rucker to pass as soon as possible. Also encloses a letter regarding the Falmouyh Observatory. The letter to the India Office still awaits Rucker's Magnetic Minute. [No enclosures].
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA6349Lockyer; Sir; Joseph Norman (1836 - 1920)1836 - 1920
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