Record

Reference numberNLB/18/574
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p328
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor G Carey Foster, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date5 April 1899
DescriptionRelates to a paper by Mr Mallock and the possibility of withholding it from publication.

Also encloses a draft letter [not enclosed] which Professor [Arthur William] Rucker proposes sending to Professor Pearson on the subject of the paper by himself and Miss Lee.

Encloses [not enclosed] Ayrton's long-deferred report on Professor E Wilson's paper. Rucker suggests that it is sent to Professor Perry and then the matter brought before the Physics and Chemistry Committee.

Sends both referees' reports on Mr H A Wilson's paper on the Electrical Conductivity of flames. Rucker has seen them and agrees with the publication of the paper under Standing Order 43.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionManuscript and Typescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6347Foster; George Carey (1835 - 1919); Physicist1835 - 1919
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
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