Reference numberNLB/20/297
Alternative reference numberNLB/20 p183-184
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Secretary to the Admiralty, S.W.
Date13 March 1900
DescriptionThe Joint Committee of the Royal Society and Royal Astronomical Society propose sending a party of observers to the neighborhood of Alicante in Spain to observe the total solar eclipse of 28 May. Details the probable party and hopes that as on former occasions, the Lords will provide the assistance of Her Majesty's vessels to convey the party. Details probable timings of travel.
Physical descriptionTypescript and manuscript
Access statusOpen
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