Reference numberRR/12/254
TitleSecond letter from Mervyn Herbert Nevil Story Maskelyne, to John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, regarding two papers 'An instrument for grinding section-plates and prisms of crystals of artificial preparations accurately in the desired directions' and 'An Instrument of precision for producing monochromatic light of any desired wave-length, and its use in the investigation of the optical properties of crystals' by Alfred Edwin Howard Tutton
Date3 February 1894
DescriptionEncloses reports, apologises that they were not ready for the meeting. Wishes the investigation had been completed years earlier, as now his eyes are not good and not fit for this kind of work.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Applied Sciences, Crystallography

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1894]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1894.0014 Vol.185 1894
DOI: 10.1098/rsta.1894.0015 Vol.185 1894
Related records in the catalogueRR/12/253
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6363Story-Maskelyne; Mervyn Herbert Nevil (1823 - 1911)1823 - 1911
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
NA6146Tutton; Alfred Edwin Howard (1864 - 1938); crystallographer1864 - 1938
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