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An index for manuscripts of papers published in volume 49 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society. Papers are listed by their page number in the printed volume. The papers beginning on pages 11 (Pickering), 103 (Marcet), 405 (Thomson) and 418 (Thomson) are listed as 'wanting'. Papers beginning on pages 60 [PP/17/2], 84 [PP/17/5], 243 [PP/17/17], 280 [PP/17/19], 287 [PP/17/20], 424 [PP/17/31] and 540 [PP/17/41] have plates and figures missing. Papers beginning on pages 359 [PP/17/27] and 509 [PP/17/38] are listed as 'incomplete'.

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Ink on paper with cardboard backing in Melinex
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Box List PP/17, 1891, PP/17/42, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 20 July 2024

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  • Proceedings Papers

    Dates: 1882 - 1894

    The archival collection known as 'Proceedings Papers' is comprised of manuscripts and occasional proofs of scientific papers sent to the Royal Society which were read before meetings of Fellows and printed in full in the Proceedings of the Royal Society.

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