Reference numberNLB/71/570
Alternative reference numberNLB/71 p289
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Messrs. W. Dawson & Sons, Cannon House, Bream's Buildings, EC4
Date7 July 1928
DescriptionReplies that James Jeans has been consulted and confirmed he has not written a pamphlet titled 'Report on the Electron Theory,' Suggests the title might have been confused with 'Report on Radiation and the Quantum Theory' or with a later paper, being a report on the Kelvin Lecture 'Electric Forces and Quanta'. The latter appears in Vol.115 of the 'Nature' Journal.
Access statusOpen
Related materialTracts X387/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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