|Alternative reference number||NLB/8|
|Title||New Letter Book volume 8, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration|
|Date||28 June 1893-8 March 1894|
|Description||New Letter Book volume 8 containing carbon copies of outgoing Royal Society correspondence. Subjects are general administrative, including material on committees, refereeing and printing of papers, soirees and other annual routines. |
Primary authors: Assistant Secretary, Herbert Rix; Clerk, Theodore E James.
Primary recipients: Collings and Company; Cambridge Engraving Company; Clay & Sons; Dulau & Company; John Evans; Michael Foster; Harrison & Sons; Lord Kelvin [William Thomson]; A Keen; H Lindfield; Robarts Lubbock & Company; Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt]; West Newman & Company; Edwin Wilson; H Woodward; Whitehall Rooms.
Contains alphabetical index of letter recipients referring to the page on which the letter is to be found, but not to the individual letter.
|Extent||517p comprising 1161 letters|
|Physical description||Volume half-bound in brown leather, brown cloth binding.|
|Dimensions||Height 44(cm), width 29(cm). |
|Access conditions||Not currently available to view due to conservation|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA1686||Evans; Sir; John (1823 - 1908)||1823 - 1908|
|NA8220||Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist||1836 - 1907|
|NA8289||Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; physicist||1824 - 1907|
|NA6090||Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh||1842 - 1919|
|NA5964||Woodward; Henry (1832 - 1921)||1832 - 1921|