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Reference numberNLB/23/2/67
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p71-72
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Sir Michael Foster, to Professor Arthur Schuster, Fellow of the Royal Society and Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date14 May 1901
DescriptionThe Association of the Meteorological Council is to consist of seven more people, not exceeding ten, of whom one is to be the Hydrographer of the Admiralty. Four are to be appointed as Directors to manage the business of the Association, they are: Sir Richard Strachey, Professor [George Howard] Darwin, Dr [Alexander] Buchan and [William Napier] Shaw to be the directors. They also nominate Strachey as the Chairman. Shaw is to be Secretary.

Other members of the Association should be the Earl of Rosse, Mr [John Young] Buchanan, [William Henry] Dines, Professor [Arthur] Schuster and Dr [Robert Henry] Scott.
Extent2p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript, faint
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934)1851 - 1934
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
NA1159Scott; Robert Henry (1833 - 1916)1833 - 1916
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