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Reference numberRR/9/339
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Balfour Stewart, on a paper 'On the luni-solar variations of magnetic declination and horizontal force at Bombay, and of declination at Trevandrum' by Charles Chambers to John William Strutt, Lord Rayleigh
Date19 October 1886
DescriptionHe has enclosed some further remarks on the paper. He believes the author is 'thoroughly honest and a hard worker but a man of a somewhat peculiar mind'. The author 'underestimates' the importance of John Allan Broun.

Subject: Astronomy

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1886].
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1886.0041
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6042Stewart; Balfour (1828 - 1887)1828 - 1887
NA2784Chambers; Charles (1834 - 1896)1834 - 1896
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
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