Reference numberNLB/71/141
Alternative reference numberNLB/71 p73
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Director, National Physical Laboratory
Date20 January 1928
DescriptionStates it is unnecessary for a draft of the paper by Mr. Sears, 'A new determination of the imperial standard yard to the international prototype metre' to be sent, as it will not arrive in time for the reading on Thursday [26 January 1928].
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