Reference numberNLB/66/210
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p117
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Alexander Oliver] Rankine, Imperial College, South Kensington, S.W.7
Date15 March 1924
DescriptionConfirms the appointment of the Council of the President, Sir Charles Sherrington and one of the Secretaries Mr [James Hopwood] Jeans to represent the Royal Society at the Jubilee Celebrations of the Physical Society in London 20-22 March. Gives addresses of the individuals in Oxford and Dorking. Includes a hand written note that Sherrington will be unable to attend as he is ill.
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Related records in the catalogueNLB/66/201
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1325Rankine; Alexander Oliver (1881 - 1956)1881 - 1956
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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