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Reference numberPT/60/4
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'On the theory of compound colours, and the relations of the colours of the spectrum' by J [James] Clerk Maxwell
Date[1860]
Description49 manuscript pages including one figure and three separate plates.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the theory of compound colours, and the relations of the colours of the spectrum'.

Communicated by Professor [George Gabriel] Stokes. Received by the Royal Society on 5 January 1860. Read 22 March 1860.

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 10, 1860.
Extent52p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1859.0074
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1860.0005
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8259Maxwell; James Clerk (1831 - 1879); physicist1831 - 1879
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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