Reference numberNLB/63/58
Alternative reference numberNLB/63 p36
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Dr. Vernon Kellogg, Secretary, National Research Council, 1701, Massachusetts Avenue, Washington D.C., USA
Date16 June 1922
DescriptionLetter stating that for any matters arising within the American Committee the first point of contact should be a Fellow of the Royal Society who is resident in the Pacific area, of which there are four:
Professor [Wilfred Eade] Agar
Professor [William Blaxland] Benham
Sir [Tannatt William] Edgeworth David
Sir [Walter] Baldwin Spencer, K.C.M.G
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2455Benham; Sir; William Blaxland (1860 - 1950)1860 - 1950
NA1739Agar; Wilfred Eade (1882 - 1951)1882 - 1951
NA6080David; Sir; Tannatt William Edgeworth (1858 - 1934); geologist and polar explorer1858 - 1934
NA5918Spencer; Sir; Walter Baldwin (1860 - 1929)1860 - 1929
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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