Record

Reference numberNLB/20/747
Alternative reference numberNLB/20 p459-460
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Arthur William Rucker, the Secretary of Admiralty, Whitehall, S.W.
Date26 June 1900
DescriptionIs directed by the President and Council to ask the Secretary to convey to the Lords Commissioners of Admiralty their most sincere thanks for the great assistance they have given to the recent expedition to Spain for the purpose of observing the total solar eclipse. They are very grateful for the exceedingly valuable assistance given to the expedition by Captain V A Tisdall and the Officers and crew of the 'HMS Theseus'. Asks the Lords to convey the Society's thanks to the Captain and various listed Officers.
Extent2p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript, very faint
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView