Réaumur, René-Antoine Ferchault de, 1683-1757

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Réaumur was a French physicist and naturalist.

From the guide to the Manuscripts and illustrations for Descriptions des arts et métiers, 1721-1787., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Réaumur was a French physicist and naturalist. Duhamel du Monceau was a French botanist, agriculturist and physicist. Fougeroux, the nephew of Duhamel, was a French physiologist and archaeologist.

From the description of Manuscripts and illustrations for Descriptions des arts et métiers, 1721-1787. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612375157

French naturalist and physicist.

From the description of Notes on the manufacture of porcelain and glass, ca. 1722. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84155169

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified recipient, 1751 Nov. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270616458

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referencedIn Barchas, Cecile M.,. Portrait prints of scientists, 1473-1898. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Reports on papers read to the Académie royale des sciences, Paris, 1746, 1746 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Réaumur, René-Antoine Ferchault de, 1683-1757. Notes and letters : concerning beetles and weevils : manuscript, 1737-1746. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Montigny, Étienne Mignot de, 1714-1782. Reports on papers read to the Académie royale des sciences, Paris, 1746. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Horrebow, Christian, 1718-1776. ALS : Hafnia [Copenhagen], to [René-Antoine Ferchault de] Reaumur, 1741 May 13. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
creatorOf Manuscripts and illustrations for Descriptions des arts et métiers, 1721-1787. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Dutour, Étienne Francois, 1711-1784. Letters, 1744-1756. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Réaumur, René-Antoine Ferchault de, 1683-1757. Notes on the manufacture of porcelain and glass, ca. 1722. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
referencedIn Morton, James Douglas, Earl of, 1702-1768. Papers of the Earl of Morton, 1745-1807. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Réaumur, René Antoine Ferchault de, 1683-1757. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified recipient, 1751 Nov. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Réaumur, René Antoine Ferchault de, 1683-1757. Manuscripts and illustrations for Descriptions des arts et métiers, 1721-1787. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Flaugergues, Pierre-Gilles-Antoine-Honoré, 1755-1830. Recherches experimentales sur le raport du thermometre à esprit de vin de M. de Réaumur avec le thermometre au mercure octogesimal. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Réaumur, René-Antoine Ferchault de, 1683-1757. Letter. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Morton, James Douglas, Earl of, 1702-1768. Papers of the Earl of Morton, 1745-1807. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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associatedWith Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839 person
associatedWith Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899 person
associatedWith Cuvier, Georges, Baron, 1769-1832 person
associatedWith Darlington, William, 1782-1863 person
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Duhamel de Monceau. person
associatedWith Duhamel du Monceau person
associatedWith Duhamel du Monceau, M. 1700-1782. person
associatedWith Dutour, Étienne Francois, 1711-1784. person
associatedWith Edison, Thomas A., (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 person
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 person
associatedWith Everett, Edward, 1794-1865 person
associatedWith Fitch, John person
associatedWith Flaugergues, Pierre-Gilles-Antoine-Honoré, 1755-1830. person
associatedWith Fougeroux de Bondaroy person
associatedWith Fougeroux de Bondaroy, Auguste Denis, 1732-1789. person
associatedWith Genth, F. A., (Frederick Augustus), 1820-1893 person
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associatedWith Guettard, Jean Etienne, 1715-1786, person
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. person
correspondedWith Horrebow, Christian, 1718-1776. person
associatedWith Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794, person
associatedWith Lyonet, Pierre, 1706-1789, person
associatedWith Montigny, Étienne Mignot de, 1714-1782. person
associatedWith Morton, James Douglas, Earl of, 1702-1768. person
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associatedWith Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851 person
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associatedWith Rittenhouse, David, 1732-1796 person
associatedWith Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813 person
associatedWith Schäffer, Jacob Christian, 1718-1790, person
associatedWith Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 person
associatedWith Seybert, Adam, 1773-1825 person
associatedWith Société d'agriculture corporateBody
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
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associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
associatedWith Waterton, Charles, 1782-1865 person
associatedWith Wayne, Anthony person
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Metallurgy--Early works to 1800
Drawing, French--18th century
Engineering--History--18th century
Ceramics
Porcelain
Coal
Technical illustration
Illustration of books--18th century
Beetles
Scarabs
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Birth 1683-02-28

Death 1757-10-17

French

Italian,

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