Itinerary for Watson Davis's European Trip

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Science Service Managing Editor, Watson Davis (1896-1967), traveled to Europe in 1925 to cover the annual meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science and discuss with Sir Richard Gregory (Editor of the journal Nature) the plausibility of establishing a "British Science Service" modeled on the American venture.


  • Davis, Watson 1896-1967
  • Science Service

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7091, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2015-007146

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  • 1925
  • August-October 1925

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SIA RU007091 [SIA2015-007146]

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