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Letter from Warren De La Rue, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'Researches on solar physics. Heliographical positions and areas of sun-spots observed with the Kew photoheliograph during the years 1862 and 1863' by Warren De La Rue, Balfour Stewart and Benjamin Loewy

Reference number: RR/6/103

Date: 05 December 1868

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Has communicated with the other authors regarding the referee's reports from John Frederick William Herschel [RR/6/101] and William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin [?], and is willing to take their recommendations on board. Refers to work of Richard Christopher Carrington.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Astronomy

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/103
Earliest possible date
05 December 1868
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter from Warren De La Rue, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'Researches on solar physics. Heliographical positions and areas of sun-spots observed with the Kew photoheliograph during the years 1862 and 1863' by Warren De La Rue, Balfour Stewart and Benjamin Loewy, 05 December 1868, RR/6/103, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_103/letter-from-warren-de-la-rue-to-george-gabriel-stokes-regarding-a-paper-researches-on-solar-physics-heliographical-positions-and-areas-of-sun-spots-observed-with-the-kew-photoheliograph-during-the-years-1862-and-1863-by-warren-de-la-rue-balfour-stewart-and-benjamin-loewy, accessed on 21 February 2024

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