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Letter from Balfour Stewart, to George Gabriel Stoke, regarding a paper 'On actinometrical observations, made in India at Mussooree and Dehra in October and November, 1879' by John Baboneau Nickterlien Hennessey

Reference number: RR/8/227

Date: 26 October 1880

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Having read the comments from John Baboneau Nickterlien Hennessey, as has Henry Enfield Roscoe, the referees agree that the explanation given make the paper good for the Proceedings, although if George Gabriel Stokes thinks the paper better suited for the Philosophical Transactions, the paper will require some further revision.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Meteorology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1881]

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RR/8/227
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26 October 1880
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Letter on paper
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2 pages
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Manuscript

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Balfour Stewart

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Balfour Stewart, Letter from Balfour Stewart, to George Gabriel Stoke, regarding a paper 'On actinometrical observations, made in India at Mussooree and Dehra in October and November, 1879' by John Baboneau Nickterlien Hennessey, 26 October 1880, RR/8/227, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_227/letter-from-balfour-stewart-to-george-gabriel-stoke-regarding-a-paper-on-actinometrical-observations-made-in-india-at-mussooree-and-dehra-in-october-and-november-1879-by-john-baboneau-nickterlien-hennessey, accessed on 21 February 2024

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