Reference numberNLB/19/160
Alternative reference numberNLB/19 p77
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Percival Spencer Umfreville Pickering, Fellow of the Royal Society, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Date3 July 1899
DescriptionIn reply to Pickering's letter of the previous day, Harrison regrets that the late Mr Swan did not send in the originals of the tables to his papers on 'Researches in Absolute Mercurial Thermometry', the photographic reductions of them being all that the Society has received.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueAP/74/8
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7012Pickering; Percival Spencer Umfreville (1858 - 1920)1858 - 1920
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