Abbreviations

When you browse the archive you will find these abbreviations have a faint double line underneath them. If you hover your mouse over the abbreviation a pop-up box will tell you what the abbreviation stands for. The abbreviations are repeated here for reference.

ACE
Automatic Computing Engine
AL
autograph letter
ALS
autograph letter signed
AMS
autograph manuscript
AMT
Alan Mathison Turing
APCS
autograph postcard signed
c.
circa
CSAC
Contemporary Scientific Archives Centre
CTL
carbon typed letter
CTS
carbon typescript
KCC
King's College, Cambridge
LMS
London Mathematical Society
MS
manuscript
MSS
manuscripts
n.d.
no date
no.
number
NPL
National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex
n.y.
no year
p.m.
postmark
R.S.
References to the bibliography provided by M.H.A. Newman in Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society (Vol. 1, Nov. 1955, p.263). A copy is catalogued as A/36
sh.
sheet(s)
TLS
typed letter signed
TPCS
typed postcard signed
TS
typescript
vol.
volume

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