Reference numberNLB/2/574
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p300
TitleCopy letter from Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], to Colonel George Edward Gouraud, Little Menlo, Upper Norwood
Date13 August 1888
DescriptionPolitely declines Gourand's offer of 2 August, to allow the Royal Society to make use of Thomas Edison's Phonograph to demonstrate 'its powers'. The Society is in vacation and so any demonstration would not be possible, though the offer is appreciated.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
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