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Letter from Joseph Norman Lockyer, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'Researches in spectrum-analysis in connexion with the spectrum of the sun.— No. V' by Joseph Norman Lockyer

Reference number: RR/8/45

Date: 23 October 1877

Description

Sends a formal application to withdraw the paper. Since the paper was submitted, the mapping of metals has been completed. Refers to work of Ernest Rutherford, Baron Rutherford of Nelson, with whom the author has been in contact. Proposes submitting new papers on the subject.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1881]

Reference number
RR/8/45
Earliest possible date
23 October 1877
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter from Joseph Norman Lockyer, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'Researches in spectrum-analysis in connexion with the spectrum of the sun.— No. V' by Joseph Norman Lockyer, 23 October 1877, RR/8/45, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_45/letter-from-joseph-norman-lockyer-to-george-gabriel-stokes-regarding-a-paper-researches-in-spectrum-analysis-in-connexion-with-the-spectrum-of-the-sun-no-v-by-joseph-norman-lockyer, accessed on 29 February 2024

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