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Correspondence with Standards Warden, 1869 - 1872

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/366

Scope and Contents

Official and general correspondence with the Warden of the Standards and with Jacobi, Mathieu, W.H. Miller and O. Struve regarding standards. The volume includes lists of figures for 'Airy's cyclinder gauging scale', photographs 'of the original attestation of Deposit of the Original Standards of the Metre and Kilogram', and printed papers and letters on the International Standards Commission.


  • Creation: 1869 - 1872


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1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:41:41+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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