|Alternative reference number||NLB/22 p291|
|Title||Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [Andrew Russell] Forsyth, Fellow of the Royal Society|
|Date||23 May 1901|
|Description||The Royal Society has received a new paper by Karl Pearson on 'Mathematical Contributions to the Theory of Evolution. X. Supplement to a Memoir on Skew Variation'. Pearson suggests it for 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]'. Rucker says if Russell agrees then he will proceed with printing, or if he thinks the paper should be printed in 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]', then he will agree to that also. |
The memoir 'Contributions to thw Mathematical Theory of Evolution. II. Skew Variation in Homogenous Material' was received in December 1894 and was referred to [George Howard] Darwin and [Francis] Galton, and was published in the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]. Harrison asks whether the line should be broken by a 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]' publication. Informs him the paper comes with three curves.
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|NA6837||Forsyth; Andrew Russell (1858 - 1942); mathematician||1858 - 1942|