Reference numberNLB/65/828
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p458
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to B. A. Keen Esq.; Rothamsted Experimental Station
Date12 January 1924
DescriptionInforms B. A. Keen that Mr [Ronald Aylmer] Fisher's paper ['The influence of rainfall on the yield of wheat at Rothamsted'] was classified as biological but the comments on it were made by a non-biological referee; this will be discussed at a Council meeting. Hopes that the paper will appear in the Proceedings as it reaches a wider audience.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA7969Fisher; Sir; Ronald Aylmer (1890 - 1962); statistician and geneticist1890 - 1962
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
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