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Reference numberNLB/20/734
Alternative reference numberNLB/20 p450
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Lord Kelvin [William Thomson], Fellow of the Royal Society
Date27 June 1900
DescriptionThe President and Council of the Royal Society have nominated Thomson to act as one of the delegates of the Society at the forthcoming General Assembly of the International Association of Academies. This meeting will be held in Paris, probably in October. The other delegates of the Society are; Professor Armstrong, Professor [Andrew Russell] Forsyth, Sir Michael Foster, Sir A Geikie, Professor Lankester, Sir N Lockyer, Professor [Arthur William] Rucker, Professor Schuster, Dr Thorpe and Sir D Gill.

The vote of the Society in the deliberations of the Association should be delivered by Thomson and in the absence of any special mandate from the Society, the vote to delivered should express the views of the majority of delegates.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; Physicist1824 - 1907
NA6837Forsyth; Andrew Russell (1858 - 1942); Mathematician1858 - 1942
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
NA8247Lankester; Sir; Edwin Ray (1847 - 1929)1847 - 1929
NA6349Lockyer; Sir; Joseph Norman (1836 - 1920)1836 - 1920
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934)1851 - 1934
NA6654Gill; Sir; David (1843 - 1914); Astronomer1843 - 1914
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