Series 182-185 - Marston, H. R.: Correspondence and papers relating to Royal Society memoir

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Marston, H. R.: Correspondence and papers relating to Royal Society memoir


  • 1964–1968, 1983 (Creation)

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Synge wrote the biographical memoir of Marston (who died in 1965) for the Royal Society (Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, 13, 267). Synge visited Australia in 1967 in connexion with his preparation of the memoir.

J/182-J/183: Correspondence with Royal Society, correspondence with colleagues and others re information, recollections, 1965–1967.
J/184: Miscellaneous background material including copies of letters from M.L.E. Oliphant to Marston, 1964
J/185: List of names and addresses for presentation of reprints of memoir, letters of appreciation from recipients and other readers of memoir, some with further information and recollections, 1967–1968, 1983.

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      See G/160-161: Visit to Australia for material re Synge's visit to Australia in connection with the memoir, and J/311 for related correspondence with E. J. Underwood.

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