Reference numberNLB/61/372
Alternative reference numberNLB/61 p216
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent; to Professor [William McFadden] Orr, FRS
Date24 June 1921
DescriptionRefers to the paper by Felix [Edward] Hackett, 'The relativity-contraction in a rotating shaft', that Professor [William McFadden] Orr communicated to the Society. Explains that the author has been criticized for proving his main result by making a large number of assumptions and the Committee are unwilling to recommend it for publication.
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NA1259Orr; William McFadden (1866 - 1934)1866 - 1934
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