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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-77:018
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  227 x 186mm
Extent:  4 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 3a, 4b
Language:  English
Place:  Slough
Date:  1839-06-16
Short summary:  The Royal Society very intersted in meteorological paper recording barometric heights. Personal opinion of Herschel on the subject. Would like Howard or Daniell to replace him in committee.
Person:  Herschel, John Frederick William, Sir 1st Baronet, 1792 (Slough)-1871 (Hawkhurst, Kent), Astronomer, Physicist, author
Person:  Howard, Luke, 1772-1864, Meteorologist, addressee
Person:  Daniell, John Frederic, 1790-1845, Physicist, Scientific author, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Notes in ink and pencil on 4b.
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