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Royal Irish Academy


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Papers on receipts and gifts, 1875 - 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/68
Scope and Contents Correspondence and other papers regarding the acquisition of moveable property by the Royal Observatory, including the following:Correspondence with A. Cowper Ranyard, S. Denman, W. Spottiswoode and S. Crompton, who sent various photographs to Sir George Airy, 1875-1876.Correspondence with J.P. Maclear and the Admiralty concerning the return of a spectroscope which the Royal Observatory had loaned to Maclear, 1876.Copy of a letter from Airy to Lord Lindsay thanking...
Dates: 1875 - 1928

Transactions with scientific bodies, 1871 - 1876

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/415
Scope and Contents Papers relating to transactions with several scientific bodies, including the Alnwick Scientific and Mechanical Institution; the Institution of Naval Architects; the Batavian Society of Experimental Philosophy of Rotterdam; the Danish Academy of Sciences; the International Congress of Geographical Sciences; the Royal Irish Academy; the Meteorological Society; the Patent Office Library; the Society of Telegraph Engineers; the Society of French Ancient Books; and the Wellington Philosophical...
Dates: 1871 - 1876