Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940

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Physicist and Fellow of the Royal Society.

From the description of Papers, 1851-1940. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84185813

From the description of Correspondence with Sir D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, 1911-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86144402

From the description of Correspondence with Gilbert Murray, 1904-1919. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155003845

From the description of Laboratory notebook, 1880. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77931094

Epithet: scientist; of Add MS 42581

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Studied at University College, London and assisted George Carey Foster in the teaching of physics, 1874-1881; Professor of Physics and Mathematics, University College, Liverpool, 1881-1900.

From the description of Correspondence, 1874-1938. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84192536

British physicist and author of over 30 books, chiefly on scientific subjects; champion of after-death survival and contacting the deceased through psychic mediums.

From the description of Oliver Lodge letter [manuscript], 1916 May 31. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 768484437

Physicist. Fellow of the Royal Society.

From the description of Correspondence, 1884-1940. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82295944

English physicist.

From the description of Letter, 1918, Mar. 6 : Edgbaston, to Lady Mary Murray. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35160853

Experimental scientist. Born 12th June 1851, Penkhull, Staffordshire, gained exhibition to Royal College of Science, graduated D. Sc. 1877, appointed professor of physics, University College Liverpool, 1881, Fellow of the Royal Society, 1887, Principal of Birmingham University, 1900, knighted, 1902, died 22 August 1940.

From the description of Papers, 1874-1912. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84587203

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referencedIn University of Birmingham Staff Papers: Papers of Sir Oliver Lodge, 1861-1950 University of Birmingham Information Services, Special Collections Department
referencedIn THOMPSON, Professor Silvanus Phillips (1851-1916), 1828-1951 Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
referencedIn Charles H. Hapgood papers, 1898-1979, 1950-1979 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Sir William Rothenstein correspondence and other papers, 1887-1957. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. Morley's First Sketch of English Literature papers, 1909 and 1936. University of Michigan
referencedIn Archive for the History of Quantum Physics, 1898-1950 (bulk), 1898-1950 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Rayleigh, Lord (Robert John Strutt), 1875-. Papers, 1904-1947. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Whittle-Davison, Florence. Recollections, 1978. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Papers, 1851-1940. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn William James papers, 1803-1941 (inclusive) 1862-1910 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Rayleigh, John William Strutt, Baron, 1842-1919. Papers, [microform], 1864-1919. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn ARMSTRONG papers, 1819-1945 Imperial College London
referencedIn Magdelen Ponsonby correspondence, 1908-1909. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn University of Liverpool. Items relating to George Holt and new physics laboratory, 1899-ca.1905. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Papers, ca. 1883-1930. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Letters to William James from various correspondents and photograph album, 1865-1929. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters Additional of Sir Oliver Lodge, 1881-1939 University of Birmingham Information Services, Special Collections Department
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Moseley, H. G. J. (Henry Gwyn Jeffreys), 1887-1915. Job application and testimonials, 1911-1914. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn William James correspondence, 1856-1910. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Royal Greenwich Observatory. William Henry Mahoney Christie Papers, 1878-1940. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Correspondence with Edgar Fahs Smith, 1905. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Correspondence, 1874-1938. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Winter, William, 1836-1917,. Autograph letter signed from William Winter, New York, to Robert S. Yard [manuscript], 1909 January 22. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Davies, Benjamin, 1863-1957. Papers. 1882-1952. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Papers, 1847-1933. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Sir James Paget correspondence, 1784-1932, 1784-1932 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Jervis-Smith, Frederick John, 1848-1911. Papers, 1883-1911. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Scientists Collection, 1563-1973 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Correspondence, 1884-1940. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Papers. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Letter, 1931 February 11, Lake, Salisbury, to Charles Scribner's Sons, [New York]. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn University of Liverpool. Photographs relating to physics and allied sciences, American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Correspondence with Gilbert Murray, 1904-1919. American Institute of Physics
referencedIn Album materials, 1777-1925 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Papers, 1874-1912. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Moore, E. M. Autograph collection, 1816-1917. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Vol. VII, ff. 306, L-Q.includes:f. 1 Sir Edwin Ray Lankester, KCB; FRS: Letter to T. R. Jones: 1875.f. 3 Sir Edwin Ray Lankester, KCB; FRS: Letter to C. W. Andrews: n.d.f. 5 Charles Lapworth, FRS; geologist: Letter to -: 1882.ff. 7, 9 Édouard... British Library
referencedIn Owen, Edwin Augustine, 1887-1973. Papers, ca. 1917-1954. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn J.M. Dent & Sons. J.M. Dent & Sons records, 1834-1986 (author files L-M). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Oliver Lodge letter [manuscript], 1916 May 31. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Letter to W.E. Doubleday. [Salisbury]. 1927 June 27. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Letter : Mariemont, Edgbaston, to Laurence Housman, 1910 June 9. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1921-1951. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Letter, 1918, Mar. 6 : Edgbaston, to Lady Mary Murray. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
referencedIn Autograph collection, 1816-1917, 1816-1917 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Barrett, William, 1844-1925. Correspondence with Sir Oliver J. Lodge, 1889-1925. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Laboratory notebook, 1880. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Soutar, Andrew, 1879-1941. Andrew Soutar collection. [1928]. University of Victoria Libraries, UVic
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Letter to Principal Glazebrook, 1898. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Ponsonby, Magdalen, 1864-. Correspondence, 1908-1909. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. [Letter 18]91 June 9, Liverpool / Oliver J. Lodge. Texas Tech University Libraries, Academic Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940,. Autograph letter signed from Oliver Lodge, Mariemont, Edgbaston, to Secretary, Shakespeare Memorial Committee [manuscript], 1911 February 10. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Lodge, Oliver, Sir, 1851-1940. Correspondence with Sir D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, 1911-1939. American Institute of Physics
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Liverpool, England
England
Subject
Parapsychology--Research
Ether (Space)--Experiments
Evolution
Coherer (Physics)
Science
Technical education--Planning--19th century
Occupation
Physicists
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Birth 1851-06-12

Death 1940-08-22

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