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Second referee's report by John Frederick William Herschel, on 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/6/146

Date: 1868

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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Provides a critique of a diagram.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Astronomy

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/146
Earliest possible date
1868
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Frederick William Herschel

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John Frederick William Herschel, Second referee's report by John Frederick William Herschel, on 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, 1868, RR/6/146, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_146/second-referees-report-by-john-frederick-william-herschel-on-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 13 April 2024

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