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James Craig Watson papers, 1857-1881.

Author: James C WatsonAlexander Graham BellA W ChaseElisha GrayJoseph HenryAll authors
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence relating to astronomy and observatories, world travel, 1874-1875, particularly in China and Egypt, the piano exhibit at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition, and the invention of the telephone; also notes, articles, and miscellaneous manuscripts on his scientific interests, three diaries, 1871-1875, two letterbooks, a log book of a journey abroad, and three volumes of notes; also photographs. Correspondents
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Genre/Form: Photoprints
Diaries
Named Person: James C Watson
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: James C Watson; Alexander Graham Bell; A W Chase; Elisha Gray; Joseph Henry; William Erastus Upjohn; Victor C Vaughan; Annette Waite Watson
OCLC Number: 34420391
Notes: Donor: 2556, 1278, 1465.
Photographs described in Visual Materials File.
Description: 1.3 linear ft. and 1 outsize folder.

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Correspondence relating to astronomy and observatories, world travel, 1874-1875, particularly in China and Egypt, the piano exhibit at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition, and the invention of the telephone; also notes, articles, and miscellaneous manuscripts on his scientific interests, three diaries, 1871-1875, two letterbooks, a log book of a journey abroad, and three volumes of notes; also photographs. Correspondents include Alexander Graham Bell, 1876-1879; A.W. Chase, 1873-1874; Elisha Gray, 1877-1879.

Joseph Henry, 1877; William E. Upjohn, 1880; Victor C. Vaughan, 1880. Also includes travel letters of Annette Waite Watson, 1874-1875.

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