Reference numberRR/12/262
TitleLetter from Henry Wilde, to John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, regarding three papers [attributed] 'On the relations of the secular variation of the magnetic declination and inclination at London, Cape of Good Hope, St. Helena and Ascension Island, as exhibited on the magnetarium' by Henry Wilde
Date13 March 1894
DescriptionRefuses to make the recommended changes to the paper. Assumed that Fellows were given some leeway in the expression of their opinions, especially in the Proceedings. Refers to work by Hulley [?]. Requests that his paper be printed in the Proceedings as it stands.

Subject: Physics, Geology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1894]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1894.0030 Vol.55 1894
Related records in the catalogueRR/12/263
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1751Wilde; Henry (1833 - 1919)1833 - 1919
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
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