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Reference numberPT/62
LevelSubSeries
TitleManuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1861
DateApril 1860 - April 1862
DescriptionThe first of two volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 151 of Philosophical Transactions in 1861. This volume comprises papers XX-XXIX.

The volume also includes some original illustrations and figures in various media (drawings, watercolours) in support of the papers.

Missing from this volume is the manuscript for the following paper:
'On the great magnetic disturbance which extended from August 28 to September 7, 1859, as recorded by photography at the Kew Observatory' by Balfour Stewart.
ExtentOne volume containing nine papers and two letters and one box containing 13 photographs
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionVellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Dimensions39.5cm x 27cm
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMS/421/1
MS/424
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