Reference numberNLB/58/895
Alternative reference numberNLB/58 p484
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date30 June 1920
DescriptionIs sorry to hear Mr. William Bate Hardy has been unwell but assures him there is nothing to worry about at the Society. Writes that there has not yet been a meeting of the Emergency Finance Committee, though he has discussed the business thoroughly with [Sir George Thomas] Beilby, and that the Society are expecting to be receive £115,000 from the late [Rudolph] Messel to be donated to 'the furtherence of scientific research'.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
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