Reference numberNLB/62/362
Alternative reference numberNLB/62 p203
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Colonel [Henry George] Lyons, Chairman of the Gassiot Committee and FRS
Date31 January 1922
DescriptionProvides comments on Colonel [Henry George] Lyons' draft letter to the National Committee for Geodesy and Geophysics. Highlights the need to be clear that while members can atttend meetings and take part in discussions, only delegates are able to vote. Suggests that a letter go out to all members of the National Committee, informing them that they are welcome to attend the meeting [of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics] and providing details of it and of nearby hotels, and then another meeting of the Committee be held to fix on their delegates for the meeting. Notes that the Society will part fund the expenses incurred by the chosen delegates.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA6939Lyons; Sir; Henry George (1864 - 1944); geologist and museum director1864 - 1944
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