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Membership lists for the R.A.S., 1991

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 35/168

Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a letter from Arthur Cayley, Cambridge, to John Adams, 18 November [1873], 2 pages, containing a list of suggested names for the Royal Astronomical Society's Council, and of a list by Adams of proposed members of the Council, 2 pages.


  • Creation: 1991


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

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4 page(s)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

A catalogue for Add.8812 is available in the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photocopied by Adam Perkins, Cambridge University Library, 11 February 1991.

Existence and Location of Originals

The original items are held by the Manuscripts Department, Add. 8812/163-164.

Finding aid date

2007-01-30 14:16:18+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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