Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence, notes and other papers regarding the establishment of an international committee for weights and measures and various other British Standards.
Correspondence regarding the Standard Yard.
Official instructions and related papers concerning standards, including the proceedings of a conference held at the Board of Trade, 1921, regarding proposals for the amendment of the International Metric Convention, and a table comparing imperial with metric measurements.
RGO 62 contains papers regarding the establishment and regulation of standards of weights and measures. There are minutes, reports and evidence of the Standards Commission and Select Committees; copies of Acts of Parliament; and letters and documents discussing weights and measures.
Printed and manuscript papers from various countries, unconnected with the Standards Commission, concerning metric and decimal systems and weights and measures. There are also several reports from different commissions and associations on standards.