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Reference numberNLB/20/486
Alternative reference numberNLB/20 p301
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Thomas Rees Wilson, [Fellow of the Royal Society], The Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge
Date3 May 1900
DescriptionHears from J C McLenan that he has arranged with Wilson for Wilson to carry his paper on 'Electrical Conductivity produced in Gases traversed by Cathode Rays', though the press. The Committee of Papers suggested certain modifications to this paper and since McLennan makes no specific reference to this matter in his letter, Harrison presumes McLennan has empowered Wilson to carry out the modifications suggested.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7953Wilson; Charles Thomson Rees (1869 - 1959); Physicist1869 - 1959
NA1169McLennan; Sir; John Cunningham (1867 - 1935)1867 - 1935
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