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Ernest, Lord Rutherford of Nelson: Letters to George Briggs

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8832

Scope and Contents

13 letters from Rutherford concerning his and Briggs' work in nuclear physics, especially the velocity of a-rays, and containing details about members of staff and the Cavendish Laboratory.


  • Creation: 1924-1935


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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Dr G.H. Briggs, 1982

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