CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 980/2
TitleJames Clerk Maxwell to P.G. Tait: Letter
Date15 February 1857
Extent1 item
DescriptionLetter from James Clerk Maxwell, 129 Union St., Aberdeen to [P.G.] Tait. Answers humorously queries posed in recent letter regarding students' experiments and summarises work by senior students on Newton's Principia and the Greenwich transit circle. His treatise on Faraday's lines of force is in the press and Messrs. Smith and Ramage of Aberdeen are still constructing his brass top.
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