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Austin, Benjamin A, fl1821 (petitioner to the Board of Longitude)


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Correspondence on magnetism, 1920 - 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/70
Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous correspondence concerning magnetism, including scientific discoveries; electric fields; new types of magnet; sunspots and magnetic storms; starting a new magnetic observatory in Siam (Thailand); and special work done on terrestrial magnetism at Abinger for the second International Polar Year 1932-1933.

Dates: 1920 - 1936
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  • Subject: Magnetism X
  • Subject: Thailand X

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