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.

Description

Sectional Committee: Engineering

Although the paper is not secret, 'it is considered wise that no sales or public distribution should be made during the war'. Requests the entire edition is delivered to the Royal Society, and 'the type immediately broken up after printing'. In addition to the ordinary stock, requests in separate parcels 18 copies, 50 copies and one copy of the paper.

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

No received date.

Reference number
RR/66/353
Earliest possible date
14 December 1939
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
1 page
Format
Typescript

Use this record

Citation

Letter to E A Crutchley, regarding a paper 'The general motion of the aeroplane' by S Brodetsky, 14 December 1939, RR/66/353, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_66_353/letter-to-e-a-crutchley-regarding-a-paper-the-general-motion-of-the-aeroplane-by-s-brodetsky, accessed on 19 April 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/rr_66_353/letter-to-e-a-crutchley-regarding-a-paper-the-general-motion-of-the-aeroplane-by-s-brodetsky" title="Letter to E A Crutchley, regarding a paper 'The general motion of the aeroplane' by S Brodetsky" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Publications

Related Records

Explore the collection

  • Referee Reports

    Date: 1832-1949

    This collection contains reports on scientific papers submitted for publication to the Royal Society. Started in 1832 when the system was formalised, it is a record of the origins of peer review publishing in practice.

    View collection