Reference numberNLB/9/528
Alternative reference numberNLB/9 p261
TitleCopy letter from Lord Kelvin [William Thomson], to Monsieur Loewry, President of the Academie des Sciences de l'Institut de France
Date1 June 1894
Description'Dear Mr President,
The inclosed circular letter has already been sent to the Academie des Sciences, but the matter is so important that I should like myself to bring the matter before your notice.
I have the honour to be, Dear Mr President, your faithful servant,
(signed) Kelvin
President of the Royal Society'.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; physicist1824 - 1907
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