Reference numberNLB/50/173
Alternative reference numberNLB/50 p99
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr [Frank Watson] Dyson, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date16 May 1914
DescriptionAs [Arthur] Schuster must have told him, the enclosed letter about Transit of Venus '82 has been received [no enclosures]. Although Harrison was personally concerned with the business of that expedition, he did not see it through, and therefore his memory is not much of service. So far he has not been able to find any record of the precise definition of the points of observation beyond what is in the Blue Book Report, but he is making a further search here.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8209Dyson; Sir; Frank Watson (1868 - 1939); astronomer1868 - 1939
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