Reference numberNLB/57/884
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p507
TitleCopy letter from Sir Joseph John Thomson, President of the Royal Society; to the Editor of the Times [Henry Wickham Steed]
Date26 February 1920
DescriptionAsks if the newspaper could draw attention to a meeting held at the rooms of the Royal Society to consider the question of a suitable memorial to the late Lord Raleigh, past President of the Royal Society, Chancellor of the University of Cambridge at the time of his death. The meeting will be held 3 o'clock 4 March at Burlington House.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8288Thomson; Sir; Joseph John (1856 - 1940); physicist1856 - 1940
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
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