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|Named Person:||Edgar Fahs Smith; Robert Hare|
|Document Type:||Book, Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert Hare; James P Espy; A D Bache; Franklin Bache; Jöns Jacob Berzelius, friherre; John Fries Frazer; Wolcott Gibbs; William Herapath; Benjamin Silliman; Edgar F Smith; Andrew Ure
|Notes:||Forms part of: Edgar F. Smith Memorial Collection.|
|Description:||123 items (179 leaves)|
|Other Titles:||Biographical research collection,|
Documents from University of Pennsylvania are about Hare's resignation from the Medical School.
2 papers from J.P. Espy, on Balfour's barometric research and on Laplace's system, 1820-1821, were referred by the Am. Philosophical Society to "Mr. Vaux, Dr. Patterson, and Dr. Hare."
Also includes a second series of folders of correspondence, notes, and reviews concerning Edgar Fahs Smith's biography of Hare, The Life of Robert Hare, an American Chemist (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1917). Smith's research materials include copies of Robert Hare's correspondence with Franklin Bache and copies of Hare's 1845 United States Patent for improvements to his hydro-oxygen blowpipes.