Record

Reference numberNLB/29/568
Alternative reference numberNLB/29 p313
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Archibald Geikie, to Professor Harry Marshall Ward, [Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date5 November 1904
DescriptionGeikie notices that Ward has proposed Frederick Frost Blackman as one of the referees for A J Ewart's paper 'The Ascent of Water in Trees', communicated by Francis Darwin. Blackman is not a Fellow, and it is usual to select the referees from the Fellowship. No doubt there was a good reason for this, but if it was an oversight, and if he can name a desirable Fellow, then kindly send his name.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6966Ward; Harry Marshall (1854 - 1906)1854 - 1906
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
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