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Authorised form of nameBoys; Sir; Charles Vernon (1855 - 1944)
SurnameBoys
ForenamesCharles Vernon
Dates1855 - 1944
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Wing, Rutland, England (15 March 1855)
Death:
St Mary Bourne, Andover, Hampshire (30 March 1944)
ActivityEducation:
Marlborough; Royal School of Mines
Career:
Demonstrator of Physics, Normal School of Science and Royal School of Mines.
Honours:
Kt 1935
Memberships:
ARSM
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
7/06/1888
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1896; Rumford Medal 1924
RelationshipsSon of Rev Charles Boys; married Marion Amelia, granddaughter of Sir Jonathan Frederick Pollock (FRS 1816); they were divorced
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1942-1944 vol 4 pp 771-788, plate, by Rayleigh
References:
Sir Kenneth Hutchison, 'The Royal Society and the Foundation of the British Gas Industry' in NR 1984-85 vol 39 pp 245-270, plate
F Kurzer, 'The life and work of Charles Tomlinson FRS: A Career in Victorian Science and Technology' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 203-226
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/18004298
Royal Society codeNA8138
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
P/0275Portrait of Boys, Charles Vernon1915
EC/1888/11Boys, Sir Charles Vernon: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MS/525/7/1/7Letter from Charles Vernon Boys, 66 Victoria Street, London, to [Dugald] Clerk17 January 1916
MS/525/7/1/1'Thermit attack on zeppelins', report by Charles Vernon Boys[1914]
MS/525/6/10/17Letter from Charles Vernon Boys, 66 Victoria Street, to [Dugald] Clerk14 July 1915
MS/525/7/1/4Letter from Charles Vernon Boys, 66 Victoria Street, London, to [Dugald] Clerk5 August 1915
IM/007141Group photograph1911
NLB/15/755Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Richard Tetley Glazebrook, [Fellow of the Royal Society]2 December 1897
NLB/20/148Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society13 February 1900
RR/16/385Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The improved electric micrometer' by P E ShawApril 1903
NLB/4/320Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Charles Vernon Boys19 April 1890
NLB/4/309Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society18 April 1890
NLB/2/954Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society11 January 1889
NLB/6/512Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society26 May 1892
NLB/6/23Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society11 February 1892
NLB/3/945Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Harrison & Sons20 November 1889
NLB/6/319Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society11 April 1892
NLB/7/115Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society5 December 1892
NLB/6/696Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to R M Walmsley, Heriot-Watt College, Edinburgh28 June 1892
NLB/7/86Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Harrison & Sons 26 November 1892
NLB/7/90Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Cambridge Engraving Company26 November 1892
NLB/34/209Copy letter from Archibald Geikie, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society12 December 1906
NLB/5/1219Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society29 January 1892
NLB/10/5Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society20 August 1894
NLB/9/74Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society21 March 1894
NLB/10/173Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], Secretary Royal Society11 October 1894
NLB/26/845Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to, Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society10 June 1903
NLB/11/33Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society5 April 1895
NLB/11/60Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society8 April 1895
NLB/13/277Copy letter from Theodore E James, to [Messrs Harrisons]20 July 1896
NLB/11/142Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Henry Hardinge Samuel Cunynghame, Home Office, Whitehall, S.W.29 April 1895
NLB/12/77Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society6 December 1895
NLB/9/876Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], [Royal Society]23 July 1894
NLB/9/897Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Collings25 July 1894
NLB/9/899Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], [Royal Society]25 July 1894
NLB/13/312Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Henry Poynting, Fellow of the Royal Society23 July 1896
NLB/13/336Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Richard Tetley Glazebrook, Fellow of the Royal Society28 July 1896
NLB/12/600Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Harold Baily Dixon, Rev Frederick John Smith and Professor William Cawthorne Unwin20 March 1896
NLB/13/692Copy letter from Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], to Lieutenant Colonel Right Honourable, Sir Fleetwood Isham Edwards5 November 1896
NLB/13/724Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society11 November 1896
NLB/14/711Copy letter from Robert Frederick William Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society, 27 The Grove, Boltons, S.W.30 April 1897
RR/15/92Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The tempering of iron hardened by overstrain' by James MuirAugust 1900
RR/15/190Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Description of a range-finder' by George Forbes4 July 1901
RR/15/337Letter from Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'A portable telemeter, or range-finder' by G Forbes to Joseph Larmor19 April 1902
RR/15/336Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'A portable telemeter, or range-finder' by G Forbes1 March 1902
RR/15/319Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The movements of the flame in the explosion of gases' by Harold Baily DixonJune 1902
RR/16/128Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on paper 'The dependence of the Refractive Index of gases on temperature' by George Walker WalkerMarch 1903
RR/16/165Letter from Jospeh Larmor, to Charles Vernon Boys, regarding a paper 'A radical area-scale' by R W K Edwards11 February 1904
RR/16/151Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On the compressibility of solids' by John Young Buchanan9 March 1904
RR/16/121Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The elasmometer, a new interferential form of elasticity apparatus' by Alfred Edward Howard TuttonMay 1903
RR/16/387Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'An electrical measuring machine for engineering gauges & other bodies' by P E ShawDecember 1905
RR/16/386Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The amplitude of the minimum audible impulsive sound' by P E ShawApril 1905
NLB/16/751Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to C V Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society1 June 1898
NLB/17/275Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Richard Tetley Glazebrook, Fellow of the Royal Society29 September 1898
NLB/18/44Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to W J Lark5 January 1899
NLB/19/193Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, [Fellow of the Royal Society]11 July 1899
NLB/19/2Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society1 June 1899
NLB/19/243Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Professor Arthur Mason Worthington, Fellow of the Royal Society19 July 1899
NLB/20/375Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Henry Trueman Wood5 April 1900
NLB/20/654Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society12 June 1900
NLB/22/285Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Charles Vernon] Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society6 April 1901
NLB/22/316Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Charles Vernon] Boys, [Fellow of the Royal Society]22 April 1901
NLB/22/507Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Charles Vernon] Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society24 May 1901
NLB/23/1/17Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Charles Vernon Boys, [Fellow of the Royal Society]12 August 1901
NLB/23/1/339Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society28 October 1901
NLB/23/1/879Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society11 February 1902
NLB/24/278Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society18 April 1902
NLB/46/184Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society22 June 1912
NLB/26/795Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to, Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society[May 1903]
NLB/25/798Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Professor John Wesley Judd, and Sir William de Wiveleslie Abney, [Fellows of the Royal Society]5 January 1903
RR/18/13Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys on a paper 'The determination of the tension of a recently formed watersurface' by Niels Henrik David BohrSeptember 1910
NLB/28/107Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society11 January 1904
NLB/29/98Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society5 July 1904
NLB/30/377Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society15 March 1905
NLB/28/450Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society9 March 1904
NLB/30/677Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society5 May 1905
NLB/28/576Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society13 April 1904
NLB/30/846Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society30 May 1905
NLB/32/175Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Messrs Harrison & Sons]20 January 1906
NLB/31/904Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society5 December 1905
NLB/32/518Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society26 March 1906
NLB/29/844Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society20 December 1904
NLB/33/837Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society12 November 1906
NLB/35/520Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Harrison & Sons8 June 1907
NLB/35/181Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society29 April 1907
NLB/37/769Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys, 66 Victoria Street, SW11 May 1908
NLB/34/901Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society22 March 1907
NLB/44/48Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS 26 April 1911
NLB/37/577Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society, 66 Victoria Street, SW8 April 1908
NLB/37/730Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society6 May 1908
NLB/40/97Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS 6 April 1909
NLB/40/124Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS 21 April 1909
NLB/42/20Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor [Sidney Frederic] Harmer, Chairman of the Zoology Sectional Committee7 March 1910
NLB/41/656Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society29 January 1910
NLB/44/451Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS 12 July 1911
NLB/41/740Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society18 February 1910
NLB/44/176Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS 23 May 1911
NLB/44/534Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS 29 July 1911
NLB/44/718Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS27 October 1911
NLB/44/472Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys14 July 1911
NLB/46/53Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society5 June 1912
NLB/46/99Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society10 June 1912
NLB/46/291Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Robert Hadfield, Fellow of the Royal Society6 July 1912
NLB/47/157Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS 9 December 1912
NLB/47/851Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys FRS22 April 1913
NLB/50/63Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Charles Vernon] Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society23 April 1914
NLB/21/104Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor George Carey Foster, Fellow of the Royal Society28 July 1900
RR/18/23Referee's report and letters by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Tone perception in gammarus pulex' by Francis Joseph Cole1 February 1910
MS/928Some papers of Charles Vernon Boys1851-1971
RR/17/68Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Investigation of the law of burning of modified cordite' by Major J H Mansell[December 1906]
RR/18/136Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On the flow of water through pipes and passages having converging or diverging boundaries' by A H GibsonFebruary 1911
RR/18/19Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On the absolute expansion of mercury' by Hugh Longbourne Callendar and Herbert MossDecember 1910
NLB/63/216Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esq., FRS18 July 1922
RR/18/180Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The testing of plane surfaces' by P E ShawDecember 1911
RR/20/10Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'A simple form of micro-balance for determining the densities of small quantities of gases' by Francis William AstonNovember 1913
RR/20/31Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Load-extension diagrams taken with the optical load-extension indicator' by William Ernest DalbyFebruary 1913
RR/20/68Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'A method of measuring the pressure produced in the detonation of high explosives or by the impact of bullets' by Bertram HopkinsonOctober 1913
RR/20/91Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Note on copying machinery' by A Mallock10 July 1913
RR/20/124Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Absolute measurements of a resistance by a method based on that of Lorenz' by F E SmithNovember 1913
NLB/56/143Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mr. R. Bailey; 15 & 15 Bennett's Hill, Birmingham29 November 1918
RR/21/84Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The capacity for heat of metals at low temperatures' by Ernest Howard Griffiths and Ezer Griffiths[1914]
RR/24/11Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The lunar and solar diurnal variations of water-level in a well at Kew observatory, Richmond' by E G Bilham[January 1918]
RR/26/7Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'A simple apparatus for approximate harmonic analysis and for periodicity measurements' by William Lawrence Balls[May 1921]
NLB/61/37Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS29 April 1921
NLB/56/194Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, Chairman of the Scientific Relief Committee and FRS13 December 1918
RR/28/11Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The effect of temperature on gravitative attraction' by P E Shaw and N Davy[1922]
NLB/56/528Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, Chairman of the Scientific Relief Committee and FRS4 March 1919
RR/28/119Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Capillary action' by W Galloway28 September 1923
RR/10/124Referee's report by Arthur Schuster, on a paper 'The radio-micrometer' by Charles Vernon Boys11 June 1888
NLB/58/779Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS18 June 1920
NLB/56/913Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS27 June 1919
RR/32/67Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'An electrical method for the study of impact applied to the struck string' by W H GeorgeMarch 1925
NLB/58/116Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS16 March 1920
RR/10/126Detailed referee's report by Arthur Schuster, on a paper 'The radio-micrometer' by Charles Vernon Boysnd [1888]
RR/34/88Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Amplitude of sound waves in pipes' by E G Richardson[July 1926]
RR/10/123Referee's report by William De Wiveleslie Abney, on a paper 'The radio-micrometer' by Charles Vernon Boys17 April 1888
NLB/58/695Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS7 June 1920
RR/11/77Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On a determination of the mean density of the Earth and the gravitation constant by means of the common balance' by John Henry Poynting10 August 1891
RR/11/69Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Some measures of Young’s modulus for crystals' by Henry Reginald Arnulph Mallock12 March 1891
RR/12/63Referee's report by John Henry Poynting, on a paper 'On the Newtonian constant of gravitation' by Charles Vernon Boys16 July 1894
RR/12/64Referee's report by Robert Bellamy Clifton, on a paper 'On the Newtonian constant of gravitation' by Charles Vernon Boys18 July 1894
RR/37/28Referee's report by Ralph Allen Sampson, on a paper 'Solid dipleidoscope prisms - Supplement' by Charles Vernon BoysJuly 1928
RR/37/27Referee's report by Ralph Allen Sampson, on a paper 'Solid dipleidoscope prisms' Charles Vernon BoysApril 1928
RR/14/133Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Investigations on platinum thermometry at Kew Observatory' by Charles Chreend [January 1900]
RR/13/107Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'A magnetic detector of electrical waves and some of its applications' by Ernest RutherfordJuly 1896
RR/13/210Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On the thermal conductivities of single and mixed solids and liquids and their variation with temperature' by Charles Herbert Lees27 December 1897
RR/19/34Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'An optical load-extension indicator, together with some diagrams obtained therewith' by William Ernest Dalby[February 1912]
RR/14/87Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'An experiment in search of a directive action of one quartz crystal on another' by John Henry Poynting and P L Gray27 October 1898
RR/18/132Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Experiments on stream-line motion in curved pipes' by John EusticeJanuary 1911
RR/14/152Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on the Bakerian Lecture 'The crystalline structure of metals' by James Alfred Ewing and Walter Rosenhainnd [July 1899]
RR/14/209Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On the recovery of iron from overstrain' by James Muir11 February 1899
RR/14/248Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On a quartz thread gravity balance' by Richard Threlfall and James Arthur Pollocknd [April 1899]
NLB/65/269Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to The Lord Rayleigh [Robert John Strutt], FRS1 October 1923
NLB/61/749Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS21 October 1921
RR/17/202Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Space described in a given time by a projectile moving in air' by Arnulph Henry Reginald Mallock[April 1907]
RR/19/35Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On principles, methods and applications of drop-formation in the scientific measurement of liquids' by R Donald[December 1912]
NLB/57/229Copy letter from TE James, Clerk of the Royal Society; to CV [Charles Vernon] Boys Esq., FRS, Chairman of the Scientific Relief Committee22 September 1919
NLB/67/159Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esq., FRS6 November 1924
NLB/61/903Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS10 November 1921
NLB/62/294Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esquire, FRS19 January 1922
NLB/57/845Copy letter from Sir James Hopwood Jeans, FRS, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor JW [John William] Nicholson, FRS21 February 1920
RR/65/57Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'An absolute determination of the acceleration due to gravity' by J S ClarkAugust 1938
NLB/63/609Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esq., FRS15 November 1922
NLB/67/161Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Deputy Minister of the Mint6 November 1924
NLB/66/58Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys, FRS15 February 1924
NLB/67/191Copy letter of a notice sent to 'The Times'; 'The Morning Post'; 'The Daily Telegraph'; 'Nature'; the Press Association10 November 1924
NLB/71/377Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys, Esq., FRS26 April 1928
NLB/66/640Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys, FRS11 June 1924
NLB/67/315Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Assistant Secretary of the National Institute for the Blind; 224/8 Great Portland Street, W.1.4 December 1924
NLB/67/523Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys, FRS15 January 1925
NLB/71/341Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys, Esq., FRS16 April 1928
NLB/71/327Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys, Esq., FRS2 April 1928
NLB/72/739Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Charles Vernon] Boys Esq., FRS31 March 1930
MS/525/6/10/15Letter from Charles Vernon Boys, 66 Victoria Street, to [Dugald] Clerk9 June 1915
MM/5/38Copy of letter from James Watt, Birmingham, to Joseph Priestley26 April 1783
MS/525/7/1Boys-Errington correspondence with the Royal Society War Committee: Engineering Sub-CommitteeDecember 1914-January 1916
IM/000506Boys, Sir Charles Vernonnd
NLB/9/200Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society16 April 1894
NLB/11/159Copy letter from Dr Michael Foster, to Henry Cunningham, Home Office, Whitehall, S.W.4 May 1895
NLB/11/132Copy letter from Michael Foster, to; Professor James Dewar, Professor William Cawthorne Unwin, Professor Charles Vernon Boys, Reverend Frederick John Smith and Harold Baily Dixon, Fellows of the Royal Society26 April 1895
RR/16/166Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, a paper 'A radical area-scale' by R W K Edwards16 February 1904
RR/16/201Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The modulus of torsional rigidity of Quartz fibres, and its temperature coefficient' by Frank HortonDecember 1904
NLB/25/208Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society23 September 1902
NLB/28/850Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society6 June 1904
NLB/34/755Copy letter from Archibald Geikie, to Professor Herbert Hall Turner, Fellow of the Royal Society5 March 1907
NLB/37/700Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles] V [Vernon] Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society4 May 1908
NLB/37/712Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Colonel H W Feilden, Burwash5 May 1908
NLB/44/157Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to C [Charles[ V ]Vernon] Boys FRS [Fellow of the Royal Society]19 May 1911
RR/17/83Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Constants of explosion of cordite and of modified cordite' by Robert Robertson[March 1906]
RR/13/159Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Impact with a liquid surface, studied by the aid of instantaneous photography' by Arthur Mason Worthington and R C Cole6 December 1895
RR/30/34Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'An automatic and continuous recording balance. (The Odén-Keen balance.)' by John Reginald Horder Coutts, Edward Mortimer Crowther, Bernard Augustus Keen and Sven Odén[May 1924]
RR/11/224Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'On the mechanical stretching of liquids: an experimental determination of the volume-extensibility of ethyl-alcohol' by Arthur Mason Worthington1 March 1892
RR/14/281Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'Impact with a liquid surface studied by the aid of instantaneous photography. Paper II' by Arthur Mason Worthington and R S Colend [May 1899]
NLB/66/445Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; [Robert John Strutt] Lord Rayleigh, FRS9 May 1924
MS/928/2/110Letter from Charles Vernon Boys, The Atheneum, to Joseph Larmor1 December 1911
NLB/10/24Copy letter from A H White, to Messrs West, Newman & Company3 November 1894
NLB/10/7Copy letter from Michael Foster, to The Secretaries, Königliche Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen 20 August 1894
RR/15/308Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'The interpretation of photographic records of the response of nerve obtained with the capillary electrometer' by George James Burch15 February 1902
RR/19/124Letter from Charles Vernon Boys, to Arthur Schuster, regarding a paper 'A standard measuring machine' by P E Shaw23 July 1912
RR/19/125Referee's report by Charles Vernon Boys, on a paper 'A standard measuring machine' by P E Shaw[June 1912]
NLB/61New Letter Book volume 61, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration26 April 1921-11 November 1921
NLB/57New Letter Book volume 57, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration27 June 1919-27 February 1920
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