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Reference numberRR/10/71
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by George Gabriel Stokes, on a paper 'Report of the observations of the total solar eclipse of August 29, 1886, made at the Island of Carriacou' by Stephen Joseph Perry and Lieutenant J Masterman
Date20 August 1887
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The expedition was organised by the Royal Society. Suggests it might have been prudent to appoint a single editor for the disparate reports, which are being submitted singly and should be printed together. Refers to report of Mr Maunder. Suggests Mr Lockyer [Joseph Norman Lockyer?] be aksed to prepare an introduction as head of the expedition. Refers to Mr Scuster and Mr Osburn.

Subject: Astronomy

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1889]
Extent5p
FormatTypescript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1889.0010 Vol.180 1889
Related records in the catalogueRR/10/70
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
NA6437Perry; Stephen Joseph (1833 - 1889)1833 - 1889
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