Reference numberNLB/31/20
Alternative reference numberNLB/31 p11
TitleCopy letter from Francis Darwin, to the Secretary, Academie des Sciences, Paris
Date8 June 1905
DescriptionIn 1893 a portion of the fund raised by international subscription as a memorial to the late Dr J P Joule was transferred to the President, Council and Fellows of the Royal Society, for the purpose of founding a Joule Studentship. States the regulations for administering the proceeds. Asks if the Academies des Sciences will undertake the duty of finding a suitable recipient for the Studentship.
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