Reference numberNLB/42/605
Alternative reference numberNLB/42 p381
TitleCopy letter from Sir Joseph Larmor, Secretary RS [Secretary of the Royal Society] to Unknown Recipient
DateJuly 1910
Description'Dear Sir,
Antarctic Expedition 1910.
With reference to the above, I have to inform you that Dr Simpson, who is accompanying this Expedition in charge of the Magnetic Observations as suggested on the attached sheet, and the Royal Society would be very glad to secure the co-operation of your Observatory in its working.
Ig you see your way to taking part in this scheme, your observations will be destined for us in a complete discussion.
For list of observations to whom this letter was sent, see Gassiot Cttee Box.' [no enclosures]
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NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); physicist1857 - 1942
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