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Collections held by the Royal Institution of Great Britain relating to Australia and New Zealand [microform] : [M2015-2020] 1837-1970
Bib ID 2288234
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
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Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
6 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Selections from the papers of Rev. John Barlow, 1840-1869, secretary of the Royal Institution. Selections from the papers of the following resident professors of the Royal Institution: Sir Humphry Davy, 1837; Michael Faraday, 1838-70; Sir William Grove, 1867; John Tyndall, 1851-92; Sir William Bragg, 1882-1969 and Sir Lawrence Bragg, 1883-1970. The bulk of the papers are of Sir William and Sir Lawrence Bragg and relate to visits to Australia and New Zealand; papers kept by William Bragg while Professor of Mathematics and Physics at Adelaide University, 1886-1909 (particularly relating to his experiments on radioactivity and electromagnetism); speeches and lectures; correspondence on honours and appointments, etc.

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Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of New South Wales.

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M2015-2020.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-742756658

Microfilm copy of originals held by the Royal Institution of Great Britain, London.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (28 p.). 
Subjects Bragg, W. H. (William Henry), 1862-1942 -- Archives.  |  Bragg, Lawrence, Sir, 1890-1971 -- Archives.  |  Physicists -- England -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1837-1970 
Other authors/contributors Bragg, W. H. (William Henry), 1862-1942  |  Bragg, Lawrence, Sir, 1890-1971  |  National Library of Australia  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  State Library of New South Wales  |  Royal Institution of Great Britain

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Call Number: Mfm M 2015-2020
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