Record

Reference numberNLB/42/159
Alternative reference numberNLB/42 p99
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Joseph Larmor Sec RS to The Lord Rosse
Date14 April 1910
DescriptionWith reference to Lord Rosse's letter regarding the Trust for the endowment of the Magnetic Observatiory at Valencia, to which Lord Rosse was awaiting the reconstruction of the scheme for the Magnetic Observatories of the United Kingdom and Harrison writes to state that the matter has been carried through. The Gassiot Committee held their first meeting today and on the subject of Lord Rosse's Trust they resolves that they would be willing to undertake the administration of the Trust for magnetic observations at Valencia in case the obligations of that Trust were accepted by the Royal Society.

Therefore the application from Lord Rosse to the Royal Society that they should undertake the Valencia Trust would probably received favourable consideration,
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); Physicist1857 - 1942
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