Record

Reference numberNLB/29/871
Alternative reference numberNLB/29 p487
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], Fellow of the Royal Society
Date3 January 1905
DescriptionSending a letter from the Treasury [no enclosure], and both the Treasurer and Sir Archibald Geikie think it is very important that it should be considered by the Executive Committee of the National Physical Laboratory before the meeting of the Council on the 19 January. They suggest calling a special meeting, since it appears that the additional grant of £5000 offered for this year depends upon a favourable answer to the last paragraph of the letter. A reply should be sent to the Treasury as soon as possible. Sending it on to Dr Richard Tetley Glazebrook also.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
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