Cleaveland, Parker, 1780-1858

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1780-01-15
Death 1858-08-15
US
French, English

Biographical notes:

Parker Cleaveland (1780-1858) was a professor at Bowdoin College from 1805 until his death in 1858. For the school terms 1840-41, 1841-42, and 1842-43, he was Professor of Chemistry, Mineralogy, and Natural Philosophy, as well as Professor of Rhetoric and Oratory, and Lecturer on Civil Polity.

From the description of Lecture notes, c. 1840? (American Antiquarian Society). WorldCat record id: 191259246

Parker Cleaveland (1780-1858) was a scientist and professor of chemistry, mineralogy and natural philosophy at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine.

From the description of Parker Cleaveland papers, 1807-1857. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122576139

From the guide to the Parker Cleaveland papers, 1807-1857, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Parker Cleaveland worked as a mineralogist and geologist.

From the guide to the Parker Cleaveland papers, [ca. 1806]-1844, Circa 1806-1844, (American Philosophical Society)

American mineralogist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Brunswick, Me., to William Phillips in London, 1820 June 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270903882

Professor of chemistry, materia medica, mineralogy and natural philosophy at Bowdoin; father of American mineralogy.

From the description of Parker Cleaveland autograph letter signed, 1830. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 71058807

From the description of Correspondence sent to Parker Cleaveland, 1818-1839. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70979493

Parker Cleaveland was a mineralogist and geologist.

From the description of Letters, [ca. 1806]-1844. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122380138

U.S. scientist, professor of mathematics and natural philosophy, Bowdoin College, Maine.

From the description of Papers, 1822-1828. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35005800



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  • Smithsonian Board Of Regents
  • Surveys And Explorations, General
  • Meteorology
  • American Academy Of Arts And Sciences
  • Scientific Publications
  • Science
  • Batteries
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Lectures and lecturing
  • Scientists--Correspondence
  • Electromagnetism
  • Mineralogy
  • Natural History
  • Magnetism, Terrestrial
  • Education
  • Geology.
  • Magnets
  • Electricity
  • Minerals--Collection and preservation
  • Geology
  • Smithsonian Library
  • Minerals -- Collection and preservation.
  • Congress
  • Chemistry
  • Lectures, Popular
  • Meetings

Occupations:

  • Scientists--Maine.
  • Scientists.
  • Scientists

Places:

  • Maine (as recorded)
  • Boston (Mass.) (as recorded)
  • Brunswick (Me.) (as recorded)
  • Hallowell (Me.) (as recorded)
  • Brunswick (Me.) (as recorded)
  • Maine (as recorded)
  • Alfred (Me.) (as recorded)