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Reference numberNLB/56/342
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p203
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Dugald Clerk, Chairman of the Applied Sciences Committee and FRS
Date17 January 1919
DescriptionReminds Sir Dugald Clerk that a year ago Sir Charles Parsons communicated a paper by Professor [William] M. Thornton, 'The influence of reduced pressure on the electrical ignition of gases'. Informs Sir Clerk that since then the author has sent in a shorter paper which he thinks might take its place. Encloses it now and asks Sir Clerk to ascertain whether this is suitable communication for the Society [not enclosed].
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7825Clerk; Sir; Dugald (1854 - 1932); mechanical engineer1854 - 1932
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