Reference numberNLB/37/719
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p424
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir William Crookes, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date5 May 1908
Description'Dear Sir William Crookes,
In connection with the election of Foreign Members, I am directed to ask whether you are prepared to furnish a statement in support of the claims of Professor Henri Becquerel, to be circulated among the Council before their meeting on the 21st instant.'
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8188Crookes; Sir; William (1832 - 1919); chemist1832 - 1919
NA179Becquerel; Antoine Henri (1852 - 1908)1852 - 1908
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


    + 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 to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView