Bailly, Jean-Sylvain, 1736-1793

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Bailly was a scientist and astronomer who served in the French Revolutionary government and as mayor of Paris before being guillotined.

From the description of [Documents] (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 156790260

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referencedIn Barchas, Cecile M.,. Portrait prints of scientists, 1473-1898. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Antraigues, Emmanuel-Henri-Louis Alexandre de Launay, comte d', 1753-1812. French Revolution collection, 1668-1868 (bulk 1780-1820). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Berthault, Pierre Gabriel, 1737-1831. French Revolution scenes. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Brevet de nomination de sergent major de fusilier : manuscript, 1790 Sept. 1. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Hébert, Jacques René, 1755-1794. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to the citizens of the eleventh district, 1793 May 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Johannot, Alfred, 1800-1837. French Revolution graphics collection. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Bailly, Jean Sylvain, 1736-1793. L'Histoire de l'astronomie moderne : depuis la fondation de l'école D'Alexandrie, jusqu'a l'époque de M.D.CC.XXX : manuscript, before 1782. Library of Congress
referencedIn Benjamin Franklin Papers Part 8 -- Letters to Franklin, 1783 December-1786 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Brevet de nomination de sergent major de fusilier : manuscript, 1790 Sept. 1 Texas Christian University
creatorOf Bailly, Jean Sylvain, 1736-1793. French Revolution pamphlets on revolutionary festivals, 1789-1799. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Bailly, Jean Sylvain, 1736-1793. Papers. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Bailly, Jean Sylvain, 1736-1793. [Documents] Smith College, Neilson Library
creatorOf Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794. Lavoisier manuscript collection, 1770-1794 (bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn French Revolution and Napoleon manuscripts, 1752-1882 [bulk 1788-1815] Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834. Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Lafayette papers, 1786-1825 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Babeuf, Gracchus, 1760-1797. French Revolution manuscript collection, 1668-1868 (bulk 1788-1815). Cornell University Library
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Birth 1736-09-15

Death 1793-11-12





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