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Does not state whether the paper is suitable for publication. Too much is made of the analogy between conductive powers of mercury for heat and electricity.

Subject: Chemistry

Reference number
RR/3/196
Earliest possible date
1857
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Hallowes Miller

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William Hallowes Miller, Referee's report by William Hallowes Miller, on a paper 'On the conductive powers of mercury and __ on heat' by Augustus Matthiessen, 1857, RR/3/196, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_3_196/referees-report-by-william-hallowes-miller-on-a-paper-on-the-conductive-powers-of-mercury-and-__-on-heat-by-augustus-matthiessen, accessed on 19 April 2024

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