Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Letter, 'Of electricity from the clouds' from Pierre Charles Le Monnier to James Short

Reference number: L&P/2/308

Date: 14 June 1752

Description

Subject: Physics

Read 11 June 1752

Reference number
L&P/2/308
Earliest possible date
14 June 1752
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Pierre Charles Le Monnier

View page for Pierre Charles Le Monnier

Use this record

Citation

Pierre Charles Le Monnier, Letter, 'Of electricity from the clouds' from Pierre Charles Le Monnier to James Short, 14 June 1752, L&P/2/308, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_308/letter-of-electricity-from-the-clouds-from-pierre-charles-le-monnier-to-james-short, accessed on 18 June 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/l-and-p_2_308/letter-of-electricity-from-the-clouds-from-pierre-charles-le-monnier-to-james-short" title="Letter, 'Of electricity from the clouds' from Pierre Charles Le Monnier to James Short" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Explore the collection

  • Letters and Papers

    Dates: 1741-1806

    'Letters and Papers' contains the scientific correspondence sent to the Royal Society through the 18th century, many of which were published in its journal.

    View collection