Reference numberNLB/19/679
Alternative reference numberNLB/19 p389
TitleCopy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Professor H Dixon, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date21 November 1899
DescriptionThe paper by the late Mr Sworn which Dixon communicated has been submitted to referees and carefully considered. It has been decided that the paper cannot be published in the present form, but at the request of the Council a short abstract of the key points of scientific value will be drawn up by Professor [Arthut] Schuster and published in the 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]' with a note of explanation and stating that the original paper will remain in the custody of the Society for consultation.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934); physicist1851 - 1934
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