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Sectional Committee: Physics

Encloses paper. Alfred Charles Glyn Egerton requests his opinion as to whether the paper can 'be safely published as not containing information likely to be of use to the enemy'.

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']

No received date.

Reference number
RR/66/239
Earliest possible date
24 January 1940
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
1 page
Format
Typescript

Creator name

Herbert John Gough

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Herbert John Gough, Letter from John David Griffith Davies, to Herbert John Gough, regarding a paper 'The phosphorescence of various solids' by John Turton Randall and Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins, 24 January 1940, RR/66/239, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_66_239/letter-from-john-david-griffith-davies-to-herbert-john-gough-regarding-a-paper-the-phosphorescence-of-various-solids-by-john-turton-randall-and-maurice-hugh-frederick-wilkins, accessed on 17 April 2024

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