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Reference numberRR/5/262
LevelItem
TitleSecond letter from Balfour Stewart, regarding a paper 'An account of experiments on the change of the elastic force of a constant volume of atmospheric air, between 32° F. and 212° F., and also on the temperature of the melting-point of mercury' by Balfour Stewart
Date22 July 1863
DescriptionReturns the reports of William Hallowes Miller [RR/5/258] and George Gabriel Stokes [RR/5/260], and will be adopting their suggestions, although the new experiments will take time and may not be ready before the end of the year. Is considering writing a new communication in which the results are compared and the experiments expanded upon.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1863]
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1863.0019 Vol.153 1863
Related records in the cataloguePT.69.4
RR/5/257
RR/5/258
RR/5/259
RR/5/260
RR/5/261
RR/5/263
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6042Stewart; Balfour (1828 - 1887)1828 - 1887
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