Reference numberNLB/46/3
Alternative reference numberNLB/46 p3
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Napier Shaw, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date21 May 1912
DescriptionThe President has handed Harrison Shaw's letter of 16 May enclosing a copy of the Report of the Eskdalemuir Observatory, and he wishes to say that in connection with the International Association Committee, of which Shaw is a member, the Royal Society have been in communication with Professor Arthur Schuster to arrange the meeting. It has been agreed that the 12 and 13 June should be suggested for the two meetings, provided that the Gassiot meeting is held at the Royal Society and not at Kew. Dr Arthur Schuster is being written to in the same sense regarding the Gassiot Committee.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
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