Reference numberRR/16/224
TitleReferee's report by Francis Darwin, on a paper 'The action of wood on a photographic plate in the dark' by William James Russell
Date4 July 1904
DescriptionSectional Committee: [Physics and chemistry]

He finds only a few of the author's plates can be omitted without injury and he has therefore determined to give [allow?] them all. The abstract is also to be printed in the Proceedings. Asks the Assistant Secretary to forward the enclosed note containing more suggestions to the author [not attached].

[Published in Philosophical Transactions B, 1905].

Endorsed on recto as received 20 July 1904.
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstb.1905.0002
Related records in the catalogueRR/16/222
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8197Darwin; Sir; Francis (1848 - 1925)1848 - 1925
NA6366Russell; William James (1830 - 1909)1830 - 1909
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