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Reference numberNLB/18/416
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to J H Barnes, McGill College, Montreal
Date7 March 1899
DescriptionThe biennial award of the Joule Studentship has been made by the Council of the Royal Society to Barnes, to aid him in pursuing an investigation into the specific heat of water in terms of the electrical units, and the variation of the specific heat over the whole range 0-100 degrees centigrade.

The Studentship is of the value of £100. Asks Barnes to write a progress report of his research at the end of the first year's work.

[N.B. Second half of letter is found on inserted piece of paper, between pages 234 and 235 in volume]
Extent2p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
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