Reference numberNLB/65/843
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p467
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to President [William Wallace] Campbell, ForMemRS
Date17 January 1924
DescriptionSends a personal note to express extreme regret that the Royal Society cannot find a Foreign Member to represent them at President [William Wallace] Campbell's inauguration as President of the University of California. Hopes to be able to come to California soon (as Jeans is a Research Associate of Mount Wilson) and visit Campbell.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA5007Campbell; William Wallace (1862 - 1938)1862 - 1938
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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