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Reference numberNLB/60/558
Alternative reference numberNLB/60 p312
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Arthur Schuster, Foreign Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Akademie der Wissenschaften; Vienna, Austria
Date24 February 1921
DescriptionInforms the Secretary that in 1899 a portion of the fund raised by the international subsoription as a memorial to the late Dr. [James Prescott] Joule was trasferred to the Society for funding a Joule Studentship. Provides details of the regulations for administering the proceeds and notes that now, in accordance with regulation three, offers the studentship for award to students in Austria by the Akademie der Wissenschaften. Asks the Secretary if the Akademie is willing to undertake this duty.
Extent2p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7041Joule; James Prescott (1818 - 1889); Physicist1818 - 1889
NA6483Schuster; Sir; Arthur (1851 - 1934)1851 - 1934
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