Record

Reference numberRR/1/110
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by John Fredrick William Herschel, on a paper 'On the influence of iodine in rendering several Argentine compounds, spread on paper, sensitive to light, and on a new method of producing, with greater distinctness, the photographic image' by Robert Hunt
Date[1840]
DescriptionRecommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, although the referee doesn't agree with the author's 'chemical reasonings' and believes the paper will be improved if it is revised by the author.

Subject: Chemistry

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1840].
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1840.0017
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8238Herschel; Sir; John Frederick William (1792 - 1871); Astronomer1792 - 1871
NA3789Hunt; Robert (1807 - 1887); Scientific Writer1807 - 1887
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