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Sectional committee: Physics and chemistry

Harrison encloses the following items [not attached]: [referee's] reports by Fleming and Waller, a letter from Waller to the chairman of the Physiology Committee, and a letter from the chairman of the Physiology Committee. Asks how to proceed.

Foster replies that the publication of Bose's paper not be proceeded with but that the paper should come before the first meeting of the Committee after the vacation.

[Not published].

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RR/15/17
Earliest possible date
12 July 1900
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Standardised form (type B)
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1 page
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Manuscript

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George Carey Foster

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George Carey Foster, Memoranda from Robert William Harrison, and reply from George Carey Foster, on a paper 'An artificial retina and the theory of vision' by Jagadish Chunder Bose, 12 July 1900, RR/15/17, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_15_17/memoranda-from-robert-william-harrison-and-reply-from-george-carey-foster-on-a-paper-an-artificial-retina-and-the-theory-of-vision-by-jagadish-chunder-bose, accessed on 24 July 2024

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