Record

Reference numberNLB/60
Alternative reference numberNLB/60
LevelFile
TitleNew Letter Book volume 60, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration
Date2 December 1920-26 April 1921
DescriptionNew Letter Book volume 60 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, Francis Alexander Towle; Secretary, James Hopwood Jeans; Edwin Dellar; A H White.

Primary recipients: Hawksley Coward; Few & Company; Sir Richard Tetley Glazebrook; Harrison & Sons; Charles Thomas Heycock; Sir Sidney Frederic Harmer; Henry Forster Morley; John Williamson Nicholson; John Roscoe; Sir Joseph John Thomson.

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 911 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
NA8225Glazebrook; Sir; Richard Tetley (1854 - 1935)1854 - 1935
NA1426Heycock; Charles Thomas (1858 - 1931); chemist1858 - 1931
NA6126Harmer; Sir; Sidney Frederic (1862 - 1950); zoologist1862 - 1950
NA6296Nicholson; John William (1881 - 1955)1881 - 1955
NA8288Thomson; Sir; Joseph John (1856 - 1940); physicist1856 - 1940
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA7850Lowry; Thomas Martin (1874 - 1936)1874 - 1936
NA8260Merton; Sir; Thomas Ralph (1888 - 1969)1888 - 1969
NA6125Aston; Francis William (1877 - 1945)1877 - 1945
NA5101Griffiths; Ernest Howard (1851 - 1932)1851 - 1932
NA7834Robertson; Sir; Robert (1869 - 1949)1869 - 1949
NA5541Fisher; Herbert Albert Laurens (1865 - 1940)1865 - 1940
NA6252Reinold; Arnold William (1843 - 1921)1843 - 1921
NA1688Arnold; John Oliver (1858 - 1930)1858 - 1930
NA6570Herdman; Sir; William Abbott (1858 - 1924)1858 - 1924
NA6974Poulton; Sir; Edward Bagnall (1856 - 1943)1856 - 1943
NA1735Chree; Charles (1860 - 1928); physicist1860 - 1928
NA6145Andrewes; Sir; Frederick William (1859 - 1932)1859 - 1932
NA1357Lamplugh; George William (1859 - 1926)1859 - 1926
NA767Knott; Cargill Gilston (1856 - 1922)1856 - 1922
NA1169McLennan; Sir; John Cunningham (1867 - 1935)1867 - 1935
NA7000Keith; Sir; Arthur (1866 - 1955); museum curator and palaeoanthropologist1866 - 1955
NA1158Shearer; Cresswell (1874 - 1941)1874 - 1941
NA930Thomson; John Millar (1849 - 1933)1849 - 1933
NA6939Lyons; Sir; Henry George (1864 - 1944); geologist and museum director1864 - 1944
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