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Martin, Sir David Christie, 1914-1976 (Knight, Secretary of the Royal Society)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1914 - 1976

Biography

D.C. [David Christie] Martin (1914-1976), Secretary of the Royal Society

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Assistant Secretary, The Royal Society, Burlington House, London, W1, 13 Feb 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8214/19
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Relating to editions of Newton's Principia: Add.8214/1-66: letters to Munby; 67-118: copies of letters from Munby; 119-124: other letters; 125-137: other items; 138-145 other items (1955 and undated)

Dates: 13 Feb 1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Correspondence and papers, 1936-1968

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8214
Scope and Contents

Relating to editions of Newton's Principia: Add.8214/1-66: letters to Munby; 67-118: copies of letters from Munby; 119-124: other letters; 125-137: other items; 138-145 other items (1955 and undated)

Dates: 1936-1968
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Other level

Correspondence and papers, Apr. 1941-Aug. 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8726/B.6
Scope and Contents

'Screening of R D F Radio Detection Finding sets from fixed echoes' by Mott, 28 July 1941 (4pp., duplicated typescript); notes on 'Effect of ground-corrugations of small amplitude on RDF elevation-readings by Linfoot (undated but attached to letter from Mott dated 14 August 1941, 5pp. MS); 'G L errors of elevation due to the "cliff edge" effect' by F.R.N. Nabarro, 19 August 1941 (3pp., duplicated typescript)

Dates: Apr. 1941-Aug. 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Other level

Expenses; work on searchlights etc., 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8726/B.1
Scope and Contents From the File:

Mostly for Sir Nevill Mott's group working on urgent technical problems for Ministry of Supply; Ministry of Aircraft Production; correspondence with Sir Nevill Mott and Louis Claude Martin.

Dates: 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).