Reference numberNLB/19/311
Alternative reference numberNLB/19 p169
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Professor George Carey Foster, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date1 August 1899
DescriptionWrites concerning [Alfred Edward Howard] Tutton's paper on 'the Thermal Expansion of Pure Nickel and Cobalt'.

The opinion of Professor [Hugh Longbourne] Callendar on Tutton's request for the publication of his numerical calculations is enclosed, together with Tutton's letter [no enclosures]. Asks Foster's opinion as Chairman on the matter.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueAP/74/5
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6347Foster; George Carey (1835 - 1919); physicist1835 - 1919
NA5307Callendar; Hugh Longbourne (1863 - 1930)1863 - 1930
NA6146Tutton; Alfred Edwin Howard (1864 - 1938); crystallographer1864 - 1938
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