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History of science miscellaneous manuscripts, 1757-1978

Author: John James AudubonRobert HavellAndrew Dickson WhiteSimon Henry GageGeorges Louis Leclerc Buffon, comte deAll authors
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Letters, documents, and offprints given to or purchased by the History of Science Collections from 1967-1978. Includes signed letter from John James Audubon to Robert Havell, typewritten letters to A.D. White and Simon Henry Gage, a letter from Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon to the abbé de Launay; two letters from Schilling to Samuel Thomas von Soemmerring; a 1757 contract between James Grosett and John Newbery
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Genre/Form: Photographs
Portraits
Named Person: Angelo Viviani; Antoine Laurent Lavoisier; Albrecht Haller; Justus Liebig, Freiherr von.; Thénard.
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: John James Audubon; Robert Havell; Andrew Dickson White; Simon Henry Gage; Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon, comte de; James Grosett; John Newbery; Schilling.; Samuel Thomas von Soemmerring; Cornell University. Library. History of Science Collections.
OCLC Number: 63936374
Language Note: In English, French, Italian, and German.
Description: 6 boxes (ca. 50 items).

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Letters, documents, and offprints given to or purchased by the History of Science Collections from 1967-1978. Includes signed letter from John James Audubon to Robert Havell, typewritten letters to A.D. White and Simon Henry Gage, a letter from Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon to the abbé de Launay; two letters from Schilling to Samuel Thomas von Soemmerring; a 1757 contract between James Grosett and John Newbery for the latter to manufacture various diet drinks; and documents concerning Angelo Viviani and letters to him.

Also includes portraits of chemists collected and given to the History of Science Collections by Prof. John R. Johnson, mainly photographs of late-19th- and early-20th-century French, German, English, and possibly American chemists, including Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, Albrecht Haller, Justus Liebig (photograph of a bust of him), and Thénard.

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