Reference numberNLB/67/386
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p212
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Captain [Thomas Jefferson Jackson] See; Royal Observatory, Mare Island, California, USA
Date12 December 1924
DescriptionAcknowledges the receipt of Captain [Thomas Jefferson Jackson] See's letter and its enclosures, and informs See that his paper 'A Correction of the Differential Equation adopted in the Theory of Relativity for Calculating the Deflection of Rays of Starlight passing near the Sun at the time of Solar Eclipses: Complete Confirmation of the Newton Theory, without any Hypothesis involving the Curvature of Space' is available for inspection by any Fellow of the Royal Society.
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