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Reference numberNLB/23/2/496
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p454
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor Herbert Hall Turner, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date17 June 1904
DescriptionRegarding publication of the portion of the International Astrographic Chart, which has been completed at the Oxford University Observatory, the University Press are unable to undertake the work unless with the assistance toward the cost of its publication. The Royal Society approached H M Treasury asking the Stationary Office to help towards the publication.

The Royal Society have been unofficially informed by the Astronomer Royal that the cost undertaken by the Stationary Office would not exceed £1000, in place of the limit of £2000 mentioned to the Treasury, which was based on reports from the University Press.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); Physicist1857 - 1942
NA1105Turner; Herbert Hall (1861 - 1930)1861 - 1930
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