Reference numberNLB/3/667
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p322
TitleCopy letter from Alfred H White to John Joly
Date15 August 1889
DescriptionDiscussion of Joly's paper for 'Proceedings of the Royal Society' - 'Observations on the spark discharge'. White clarifies that the Royal Society was inquiring about the illustrations accompanying the manuscript, namely whether the photographs were to be reproduced, and if white-on-black woodcuts would suffice for the pencil drawings. They will be glad to hear Joly's instructions on the matter without delay.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA824Joly; John (1857 - 1933); geologist and physicist1857 - 1933
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