Reference numberNLB/57/888
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p510
TitleCopy letter from Sir James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Institution of Electrical Engineers
Date27 February 1920
DescriptionIn response to a request for a grant for £200 towards the publication of the Physical Section of Science Abstracts, the President [Sir Joseph John Thomson, PRS] and Council of the Royal Society are awarding for 1920 a grant of £50 from the government publication grant, and £150 from the Special Publication Grant, 'a special fund which has been granted by the Treasury for the present crisis only.'
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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