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Transactions with scientific bodies, 1871 - 1876

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/415

Scope and Contents

Papers relating to transactions with several scientific bodies, including the Alnwick Scientific and Mechanical Institution; the Institution of Naval Architects; the Batavian Society of Experimental Philosophy of Rotterdam; the Danish Academy of Sciences; the International Congress of Geographical Sciences; the Royal Irish Academy; the Meteorological Society; the Patent Office Library; the Society of Telegraph Engineers; the Society of French Ancient Books; and the Wellington Philosophical Society. The papers include extracts from the periodicals 'Iron', 'Engineering' and 'The Engineer', concerning the Institutes of Naval Architects, boat and machinery design and other subjects; reports and invitations; printed addresses; and other written and printed papers.


  • Creation: 1871 - 1876


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 11:43:22+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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