Record

Reference numberNLB/58
Alternative reference numberNLB/58
LevelFile
TitleNew Letter Book volume 58, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration
Date28 February 1920-9 July 1920
DescriptionNew Letter Book volume 58 containing carbon copies of outgoing Royal Society correspondence. Subjects are general administrative, including material on committees, refereeing and printing of papers, soirees and other annual routines.

Primary authors: Assistant Secretary, Edwin Deller; Secretary, James Hopwood Jeans; Secretary, William Bate Hardy.

Primary recipients: Aeronautics Committee; William Bateson; Harrison & Sons; William Dobinson Halliburton; William Bate Hardy; Sidney Frederic Harmer; Frederick Gowland Hopkins; James Hopwood Jeans; Henry George Lyons; John William Nicholson; Sir William Jackson Pope; Sir Arthur Schuster; Sir Joseph John Thomson; Harold William Taylor Wager; Augustus Desire Waller; William Whitehead Watts; Sir Richard Tetley Glazebrook.


Contains alphabetical index of letter recipients referring to the page on which the letter is to be found, but not to the individual letter.
Extent516p comprising 957 letters
FormatCarbon
Manuscript
Physical descriptionHalf-bound in brown leather, brown cloth binding. The binding is sound, but the spine is slightly affected by red rot.
DimensionsHeight 44(cm), width 29(cm).
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA8118Bateson; William (1861 - 1926)1861 - 1926
NA8059Halliburton; William Dobinson (1860 - 1931)1860 - 1931
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
NA6126Harmer; Sir; Sidney Frederic (1862 - 1950)1862 - 1950
NA6168Hopkins; Sir; Frederick Gowland (1861 - 1947)1861 - 1947
NA6939Lyons; Sir; Henry George (1864 - 1944)1864 - 1944
NA6296Nicholson; John William (1881 - 1955)1881 - 1955
NA8272Pope; Sir; William Jackson (1870 - 1939)1870 - 1939
NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934)1851 - 1934
NA8288Thomson; Sir; Joseph John (1856 - 1940); physicist1856 - 1940
NA8294Wager; Harold William Taylor (1862 - 1929)1862 - 1929
NA8024Waller; Augustus Desire (1856 - 1922)1856 - 1922
NA1328Watts; William Whitehead (1860 - 1947)1860 - 1947
NA5508Moore; Benjamin (1867 - 1922)1867 - 1922
NA7000Keith; Sir; Arthur (1866 - 1955)1866 - 1955
NA1735Chree; Charles (1860 - 1928)1860 - 1928
NA767Knott; Cargill Gilston (1856 - 1922)1856 - 1922
NA6614Haddon; Alfred Cort (1855 - 1940)1855 - 1940
NA6169Fowler; Alfred (1868 - 1940)1868 - 1940
NA8225Glazebrook; Sir; Richard Tetley (1854 - 1935)1854 - 1935
NA8153Bruce; Sir; David (1855 - 1931)1855 - 1931
NA930Thomson; John Millar (1849 - 1933)1849 - 1933
NA8278Rutherford; Ernest (1871 - 1937); Baron Rutherford of Nelson1871 - 1937
NA8273Prain; Sir; David (1857 - 1944)1857 - 1944
NA1649Dalby; William Ernest (1862 - 1936)1862 - 1936
NA1831Farmer; Sir; John Bretland (1865 - 1944)1865 - 1944
NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
NA7844Fletcher; Sir; Walter Morley (1873 - 1933)1873 - 1933
NA8209Dyson; Sir; Frank Watson (1868 - 1939)1868 - 1939
NA1351Macdonald; Hector Munro (1865 - 1935)1865 - 1935
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