Playfair, John, 1748-1819

Alternative names

Hide Profile

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn William Playfair Architectural Drawings, 1817-1849 Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Albert Stephens Borgman autograph collection, 1600-1950. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, L-Q. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers of Robert Lambert Playfair and other members of the Playfair family, 1806-1898 University of St Andrews
creatorOf Alison, Archibald, 1757-1839. Papers pertaining to Charles Darwin and evolution [manuscript], 1771-1921. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Correspondence and Lectures of Professor John Playfair (1748-1819), 1783-1817 Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Scientists Collection, 1563-1973 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Hendriks, Frederick, 1897-1915. Frederick Hendriks collection, 1709-1891. University at Albany, University Libraries
creatorOf Playfair, John, 1748-1819. Letter, [n.p.], Tuesday morn, to Rev. Arch. Alison, Newington. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Playfair, John, 1748-1819. Notes on Natural Philosophy / taken from Mr. Playfair's class during the winter session at Edinburgh. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Hofmann, August Wilhelm von, 1818-1892. Papers. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Playfair, John, 1748-1819. Letter. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Alison, Archibald, 1757-1839,. Papers pertaining to Charles Darwin and evolution, 1771-1821. University of Virginia. Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Direct Relationships
Relation Name
associatedWith Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 person
associatedWith Allison, Archibald, 1757-1839. person
associatedWith Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820 person
associatedWith Borgman, Albert Stephens, 1890-1954 person
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 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 Genth, F. A., (Frederick Augustus), 1820-1893 person
associatedWith Gray, Asa, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 person
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. person
associatedWith Hendriks, Frederick, 1897-1915. person
associatedWith Hofmann, August Wilhelm von, 1818-1892. person
associatedWith Houghton Library. person
associatedWith Newcomb, Simon person
associatedWith Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727 person
associatedWith Pinkerton, John, 1758-1826. person
associatedWith Playfair, John; Borthwick, J. person
associatedWith Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851 person
associatedWith Rennie, George, 1791-1866. person
associatedWith Rittenhouse, David, 1732-1796 person
associatedWith Robert Lambert Playfair and other members of the Playfair family family
associatedWith Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813 person
associatedWith Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 person
associatedWith Seybert, Adam, 1773-1825 person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Stevens, Henry person
associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
associatedWith Waterton, Charles, 1782-1865 person
associatedWith Wayne, Anthony person
associatedWith William Henry Playfair person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Physics
Occupation
Function

Person

Birth 1748-03-10

Death 1819-07-20

Information

Permalink: http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6t465nh

Ark ID: w6t465nh

SNAC ID: 25509185