Record

Reference numberPT/58/2
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'On the structure and motion of glaciers' by John Tyndall and T H [Thomas Henry] Huxley
DateJanuary 1857
Description82 manuscript pages including 11 figures.

Subject: Geology / Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the structure and motion of glaciers'.

Written by Tyndall and Huxley at the Royal Institution. Received and read by the Royal Society on 15 January 1857.

Abstract 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 8, 1857.
Extent82p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1856.0088
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1857.0016
Related records in the catalogueRR/3/267
PT/58/2/1
PT/58/2/2
PT/58/2/3
PT/58/2/4
PT/58/2/5
PT/58/2/6
PT/58/2/7
PT/58/2/8
PT/58/2/9
PT/58/2/10
PT/58/2/11
PT/58/2/12
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8293Tyndall; John (1820 - 1893); natural philosopher1820 - 1893
NA8243Huxley; Thomas Henry (1825 - 1895)1825 - 1895
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView