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A few letters to Jenkin (three from James Clerk Maxwell, 1874­ – 1876, two from George Burnett, 1883, three from Alfred Austin, 187 – 1883, and four from Clementine Sterling Graham, 1875).

Other family letters, etc., which concern Jenkin.

Jenkin papers, NRA 16603.

15 letters and reports on papers. Royal Society Library, London.


WILLIAM STANLEY JEVONS, three letters, 1868.

Jevons papers, Manchester JRUL.

JAMES CLERK MAXWELL four letters, n. d.

Cambridge UL, MS. 7655.

JAMES THOMSON, five letters, 1874-1882. Thompson papers, Queen's University, Belfast.

WILLIAM THOMSON, Baron Kelvin, several letters, n.d.

Kelvin papers, Dept. of Natural Philosophy, Glasgow Univer­sity.

Printed Material

H. C. F. JENKIN, Papers Literary and Scientific, 2 vols. ( London, 1887).

Contains a memoir of Jenkin by Robert Louis Stevenson.

New Palgrave ; ODNB; Boase II 76; ESS VIII 380.

Portrait: see Papers Literary and Scientific (above).