Reference numberNLB/5/1115
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p446
TitleCopy letter from [Herbert Rix] to Mr Collings, 172 Strand
Date5 January 1892
DescriptionRix encloses two figures to be done for Arthur Schuster and Arthur William Crossley's paper for 'Proceedings of the Royal Society' [not included]. The description for figure one is included, including references to an inverted bell-jar, closed at the bottom by an india rubber stopper and at the top by a plate of glass, containing a tight fitting cylindrical cage of wire gauze used to support the electrodes.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934); physicist1851 - 1934
NA1209Crossley; Arthur William (1869 - 1927); chemist1869 - 1927
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