Reference numberNLB/37/647
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p384
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [Joseph] Larmor, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date24 April 1908
Description1. Mr T H Laby' paper "On the condensation of certain organic vapours", Professor William Hicks' report on this paper is enclosed. 2. New paper by Mr L H Walter on "A tautalum wave detector, and application in wireless telegraphy and telephony", communicated by Professor J A Ewing, C A, Fellow of the Royal Society, this new paper has been received and is estimated to print to about 6 or 8 pages of the Proceedings [of the Royal Society].
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); physicist1857 - 1942
NA6683Hicks; William Mitchinson (1850 - 1934)1850 - 1934
NA6157Laby; Thomas Howell (1880 - 1946)1880 - 1946
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