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    • 1787-May-07

    Manuscript letter from Marsilio Landriani (1751-1815), chemist, physicist and meteorologist, to a naturalist. Written on May 7, 1787, the letter deals with several topics including the work of Lavoisier, Guyton de…

    • 1812-Aug-16

    Letter in French from Giovanni Antonio Giobert (1761-1834), an Italian chemist and mineralogist after whom the mineral giobertite has been named, to Count Chanteloup. Dated August 16, 1812, the letter concerns a sample…

    • 1827-Oct-08

    Acknowledges receipt of Dalton's "A New System of Chemical Philosophy" and the bill for the publication. the book was placed in the library of the Royal Academy of Beaux Arts.

    Widely known for introducing the atomic…

    • 1836-Feb-14

    Concerns articles that Faraday has to give to Collen.

    • circa 1842 – circa 1882 (Letter written on May 12. Year unknown.)

    Christison requesting Playfair's opinion of a thesis which he describes as "an incomplete investigation of a difficult subject."

    • after 1849 – before 1887

    Tabulation of data on the fineness of copper (i.e. weight of copper in proportion to the total weight of the metal including impurities and alloy base metals.)

    • after 1860 – before 1887

    Account Statement listing totals for standard ounces of gold melted, actual wastage, and ratio of wasted to melted for the years 1861-1886.

    • after 1860 – before 1887

    Account Statement listing totals for standard ounces of gold melted, actual wastage, and ratio of wasted to melted for the years 1861-1886.

    • 1866-Aug-25

    Acknowledges receipt of Sharplep's "Chemical Tables," and expresses pleasure at its organization and content.

    • 1866-Sep-05

    In this letter Louis Pasteur indicates his displeasure with the winemakers of France for opposing pasteurization. He goes on to praise the California winemakers for embracing the process fully. In the letter, Pasteur…

    • 1875-Nov-13

    Concerns a suggestion by Cullen for Crookes to perform an experiment to investigate spiritualism. Crookes states that he has given up these investigations to focus on radiation.

    • 1876-Feb-02

    Concerns Frankland's intention to sign Dr. Henry's son's certificate so that he may attend the Athenaeum election. Letterhead is embossed, "Council on Education Kensington Museum."

    • 1877-Jan-01

    Cover letter for preliminary circular in regard to Instruction in Chemistry at Johns Hopkins University.

    • 1879-Jun-10

    Rough draft of a letter dealing with the results of Outerbridge’s experiments on the volatilization of standard silver. Letter is unsigned but is written in Booth's hand.

    • 1879-May-29

    Booth's comments on the experiments made by A.E. Outerbridge on volatilization of silver of standard fineness.

    • 1882-Sep-02
    • 1884-Jun-07

    In the first letter Louis Pasteur turns down Dr. Becar's offer to allow Pasteur to perform experiments on him rather then on animals. In the second letter Pasteur endeavors to find work for a young assistant named…