Dalton, John, 1766-1844

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Chemist and Fellow of the Royal Society. In 1793 appointed professor of mathematics and natural philosophy at New College, Manchester.

From the description of Papers, 1788-1845. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83770887

English chemist and physicist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Manchester, to Dr. Faraday, 1834 Feb. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270524314

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referencedIn Richard Harlan Journals, 1816-1817, 1833 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Albert Stephens Borgman autograph collection, 1600-1950. Houghton Library
referencedIn L. Pearce Williams papers, 1887-1970, 1963-1967 (bulk) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Williams, L. Pearce (Leslie Pearce), 1927-. L. Pearce Williams papers, 1887-1970, 1963-1967 (bulk). Cornell University Library
creatorOf Dalton, John, 1766-1844. Letter, 1822-1844. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Dalton, John, 1766-1844. Letter, 1789, July 1, Kendal, Eng., to Peter Crosthwaite, Keswick. Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
creatorOf Herschel Family. Papers, 1721-1951, (bulk 1810-1871). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIa, 1743-1806 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Draper, John William, 1811-1882. Chemistry and physics experiments : journal, 1836-1842. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Dalton, John, 1766-1844. Papers. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf [John Dalton, biographical materials] University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Dalton, John, 1766-1844. Papers, 1788-1845. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Dalton, John, 1766-1844. Autograph letter signed : Manchester, to Dr. Faraday, 1834 Feb. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Prout, William, 1785-1850. Letter, 1833, July 23 : [London], to Richard Philips, St. Thomas Hospital. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
referencedIn Sir James Paget correspondence, 1784-1932, 1784-1932 American Philosophical Society
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associatedWith American Philosophical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Borgman, Albert Stephens, 1890-1954 person
associatedWith Crosthwaite, Peter, person
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Draper, John William, 1811-1882. person
associatedWith Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867, person
associatedWith Harlan, Richard, 1796-1843 person
associatedWith Herschel Family. family
associatedWith (Leslie Pearce), Williams 1927- person
associatedWith Paget, James, Sir, 1814-1899 person
associatedWith Prout, William, 1785-1850. person
associatedWith Ronchetti, Joshua, fl. 1829-1850. person
associatedWith Williams, L. Pearce (Leslie Pearce), 1927- person
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Physics--Study and teaching
Chemistry--Study and teaching
Astronomy--Study and teaching
Meteorology--Study and teaching
Optics--Study and teaching


Birth 1766-09-06

Death 1844-07-27




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