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Reference numberPB/3/1/3/5/1
Previous numbersC.65
LevelItem
TitleCorrespondence with Royal Society re delivery of paper on rotating bodies and those to be invited to meeting, April 1947
Date1947
DescriptionBlackett accepted May 1947 as meeting date, but arranged to have the paper published in three weeks in 'Nature' rather than wait 9 months for publication in the Society's 'Proceedings' (see his letter to TR Merrton, April 1947, and Bernard Lovell, 'P.M.S. Blackett: A Biographical Memoir', Royal Society: 1976, 39-40).

Correspondence with 'Nature' re publication, May 1947.

Correspondence re circulation of paper, 1947.
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