Reference numberPP/18/26/2
Previous numbersPP/50/28
TitleLetter, regarding 'Addendum to the note on the spectrum of Nova Aurigae' from Joseph Norman Lockyer to the Royal Society
Date8 February 1892
DescriptionLockyer writes: 'Since the observations of Wednesday (Feb. 3), recorded in a preliminary note [see PP/18/24], the weather precluded any further work till last night (Feb. 7). Two more photographs were taken and eye observations made.'

Annotations in pencil and ink.

Subject: Astronomy / Spectroscopy

Received and read 11 February 1892.

A version of this paper was published in volume 50 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society as 'Note on the spectrum of nova aurigæ'.
Physical descriptionInk and graphite pencil on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1891.0055
Related records in the cataloguePP/18/24
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6349Lockyer; Sir; Joseph Norman (1836 - 1920)1836 - 1920
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