Reference numberNLB/70/906
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p473
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Deputy Minister of the Royal Mint
Date3 November 1927
DescriptionAsks for the striking of the Royal Society's Copley, Royal, Davy, Buchanan, and Huges Medals. States all the of the medals are to be struck in gold, and that except for the Royal Medals all gold medals are to be accompanied with silver replicas. Lists the recipients:
For the Copley Medal: Sir Charles Scott Sherrington
For the Royal Medals: Sir Thomas Lewis and Professor John Cunningham McLennan
For the Davy Medal: Professor Arthur Amos Noyes
For the Buchanan Medal: Dr Major Greenwood
For the Hughes Medal: Mr William David Coolidge.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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