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Transactions with the Royal Society, 1873

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/397

Scope and Contents

Papers relating to transactions with the Royal Society, including correspondence with its members. The material includes notices and agendas of Royal Society meetings; council minutes; a report from 'The Morning Post' on a soirée; papers on business to be conducted by the Royal Society; material on the salaries of Royal Society staff; a paper on a new Arctic expedition; reviews of scientific works; and a plan of the Conway and Britannia railway bridges. The correspondents include G.G. Stokes, B. Stewart, J. Paget, R. Owen, W. Spottiswoode, T.H. Huxley, J.L. Clark and the Earl of Rosse.


  • Creation: 1873


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

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1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:42:45+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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