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Reference numberPT/62/i
LevelItem
TitleLetter, regarding missing papers from Chas [Charles] E [Gyde?] to W White
Date16 April 1862
DescriptionLetter from [Gyde?] of Taylor and Francis publishers to W White regarding the return of Philosophical Transactions manuscripts. [Gyde?] explains that all papers from volume 151 are being returned apart from Archdeacon [John Henry] Pratt's paper ['On the Indian arc of meridian'], in the posession of Professor [George Gabriel] Stokes, and Balfour Stewart's paper ['On the great magnetic disturbance which extended from August 28 to September 7, 1859, as recorded by photography at the Kew Observatory'], which had been destroyed.

Letter written on Printing Office letterhead, with the address 'Red Lion Court, Fleet Street. E. C.'
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
ArrangementThis letter is found at the beginning of the volume before PT/62/1.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8010Pratt; John Henry (1809 - 1871)1809 - 1871
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
NA6042Stewart; Balfour (1828 - 1887)1828 - 1887
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