Reference numberNLB/64/23
Alternative reference numberNLB/64 p14
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir John Dewrance; Cranmore Place, Chislehurst
Date19 January 1923
DescriptionRefers to Sir John Dewrance's proposed research into alloys of iron. Notes that the Society would be willing to appoint a member of the supervising Committee, provided that the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Electrical Engineers, the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy, the Institution of Naval Architecture and the Iron and Steels Institute do the same. Adds that Professor [Henry Cort Harold] Carpenter has expressed his interest to serve as the Society's representative.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA1274Carpenter; Sir; Henry Cort Harold (1875 - 1940)1875 - 1940
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