Reference numberNLB/66/470
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p261
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Frederick George] Donnan, FRS
Date15 May 1924
DescriptionInforms that James Hopwood Jeans has received the letter Frederick George Donnan spoke of, and suggests putting a notice in the 'Nature' Journal to get English Physicists to attend the Congress. As for the Royal Society helping the Dutch Scientists, suggests they be invited to the 18 June Soiree, just in the middle the Congress, or Fellows inviting them as private guests to the Royal Society Dinner Club on 19 [May]. States that Prof. and Madam Kammerlingh Onnes will be staying with Jeans at Dorking but their plans are unknown.
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Related records in the catalogueNLB/66/86
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8206Donnan; Frederick George (1870 - 1956)1870 - 1956
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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