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Reference numberNLB/65/558
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p310-11
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Richard [Tetley] Glazebrook, FRS
Date20 November 1923
DescriptionAsks Sir Richard [Tetley] Glazebrook if they can meet to discuss [Alfred] Fowler's pension and salary arrangements (he plans to supervise research in astrophysics, and remain a part-time officer of Imperial College). Also discusses [Geoffrey Ingram] Taylor's request to use research facilities at the Cavendish Laboratory (which [Ernest] Rutherford offers him), his potential Fellowship at Trinity, and his request for a pension to be paid in dollars not pounds.
Extent2p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8225Glazebrook; Sir; Richard Tetley (1854 - 1935)1854 - 1935
NA6169Fowler; Alfred (1868 - 1940)1868 - 1940
NA6602Taylor; Sir; Geoffrey Ingram (1886 - 1975)1886 - 1975
NA8278Rutherford; Ernest (1871 - 1937); Baron Rutherford of Nelson1871 - 1937
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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