Record

Reference numberNLB/18/269
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p148
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor G Carey Foster, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date15 February 1899
DescriptionIs unable to complete the Report of yesterday's Committee to the Council on the Joules Studentship without the letter from Professor Callendar, which Harrison believes Foster may have. Encloses a skeleton of the report [enclosed on same page] and asks Foster to read and sign it with Callendar's letter which Professor [Arthur William] Rucker thinks should be appended to the Committee's report.

Includes an incomplete report of the Physics & Chemistry Committee on the award of the Joule Studentship which details that the award should go to Mr H T Barnes of McGill College, Montreal.
Extent2p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6347Foster; George Carey (1835 - 1919); Physicist1835 - 1919
NA4794Barnes; Howard Turner (1873 - 1950)1873 - 1950
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