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Reference numberPT/22/4
LevelItem
TitleLetter, additions to paper titled 'Note relative to the supposed origin of the deficient rays in the solar spectrum; being an account of an experiment made at Edinburgh during the annular eclipse of 15th May 1836' from James David Forbes to J G [John George] Children
Date13 December 1836
DescriptionLetter containing footnotes that Forbes wished to add to his paper prior to publication.

Subject: Astronomy

Paper published in volume 126 of Philosophical Transactions as 'Note relative to the supposed origin of the deficient rays in the solar spectrum; being an account of an experiment made at Edinburgh during the annular eclipse of 15th May 1836'.

Written by Forbes in Edinburgh and addressed to Children at the British Museum, London. Read 16 December 1836.

Abstract of paper published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 3, 1837.
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1830.0244
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1836.0023
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6280Forbes; James David (1809 - 1868); natural philosopher1809 - 1868
NA3175Children; John George (1777 - 1852); chemist1777 - 1852
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