Reference numberNLB/6/467
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p194
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Ernest Howard Griffiths, 12 Park Side, Cambridge
Date17 May 1892
DescriptionRix encloses a cheque for £100 granted for the Donation Fund of the Royal Society for completion of Griffith's investigation into changes in the specific heat of water and determination of the value of Joule. Rix asks for an account of expenditure and report in due course.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5101Griffiths; Ernest Howard (1851 - 1932)1851 - 1932
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