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Recommended for publication in the Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. The paper does not contain matter original enough for the Philosophical Transactions.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1880]

Reference number
RR/8/209
Earliest possible date
11 June 1879
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Edward Walker

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Edward Walker, Referee's report by Edward Walker, on a paper 'A magnetic survey of the fortieth parallel in North America between the Atlantic Ocean and the Great Salt Lake Utah' by Thomas Edward Thorpe, 11 June 1879, RR/8/209, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_209/referees-report-by-edward-walker-on-a-paper-a-magnetic-survey-of-the-fortieth-parallel-in-north-america-between-the-atlantic-ocean-and-the-great-salt-lake-utah-by-thomas-edward-thorpe, accessed on 19 June 2024

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