Reference numberRR/8/227
TitleLetter from Balfour Stewart, to George Gabriel Stoke, regarding a paper 'On actinometrical observations, made in India at Mussooree and Dehra in October and November, 1879' by John Baboneau Nickterlien Hennessey
Date26 October 1880
DescriptionHaving read the comments from John Baboneau Nickterlien Hennessey, as has Henry Enfield Roscoe, the referees agree that the explanation given make the paper good for the Proceedings, although if George Gabriel Stokes thinks the paper better suited for the Philosophical Transactions, the paper will require some further revision.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Meteorology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1881]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1880.0018 Vol.31 1881
Related records in the catalogueRR/8/226
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6042Stewart; Balfour (1828 - 1887)1828 - 1887
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
NA6447Hennessey; John Baboneau Nickterlien (1829 - 1910)1829 - 1910
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