|Alternative reference number
|Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Royal Society of Edinburgh; George Street, Edinburgh
|2 June 1921
|Writes of three resolutions recently passed with regard to the membership of the National Committees, namely: that a representative may not serve for any longer than six years, that half of each isntitutions representatives serve for three years only and that the tenure of Chairmanship not exceed six years. Asks the Secretary to ensure that his Society enact these as far as circumstances permit.
[Memorandum attached indicating that this was also sent to the Royal Irish Academy, Astronomical Society, Institute of Electrical Engineers, Physical Society, Cambridge Philosophical Society, Edinburgh Maths Society, British Association and British Astronomical Association.]
Fellows associated with this archive
|Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician
|1877 - 1946