Records, 1783-1985.

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Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-[ongoing]. Records, 1783-1985.

Records, 1783-1985.

Minutes, reports, correspondence, financial records, photographs, memoranda, plans, charters, papers. Correspondents and contributors include: Sir David Brewster, James Clerk Maxwell, Mungo Ponton, William Thomson (Baron Kelvin of Largs), and Peter Guthrie Tait.

38 boxes & 35 volumes.

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Maxwell, James Clerk, 1831-1879

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Physicist (mathematical physics, electricity, and magnetism) and mathematician. Chair, natural philosophy, Marischal College, Aberdeen, Scotland (1856-1860); professor of physics and astronomy, King's College, London (1860-1865); and professor of experimental physics, Cambridge University (1871-1879). From the description of Papers, 1845-1879. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79980550 From the description of Papers, 1847-1879. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83949050 P...

Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-[ongoing].

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The Royal Society of Edinburgh was founded in 1783, when King George III granted a Royal Charter of Incorporation. From the earliest years, through its publications, the Society has communicated the results of scientific research in Scotland, to all parts of the world. From the description of Records, 1783-1985. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122591208 ...

Kelvin, William Thomson, baron, 1824-1907

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Physicist and Fellow of the Royal Society. From the description of Papers, 1835-1907. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79617799 From the description of Papers, 1905-1907. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80830683 From the description of Correspondence, 1836-1906. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84971911 British mathematician and physicist. From the description of Letters signed (2) and autograph postcard signed : Glasgow, to W.A. Knight, 1890 Jan. 25...

Tait, Peter-Guthrie 1831-1901

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Mathematician and physicist. From the description of Treatise on the dynamics of a particle, 1856. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80398005 Scottish physicist and mathematician. From the description of Autograph letters signed (4) : Edinburgh, to W. A. Knight, 1880 Jul. 24-1895 Aug. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270580382 ...

Brewster, David, 1781-1868

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Natural philosopher and Fellow of the Royal Society. From the description of Autograph letters, 1819-1867 and n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78354815 Scottish physicist. From the description of David Brewster papers, 1836-1857, [Edinburgh]. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 34847956 Educated for the Church of Scotland at Edinburgh University, but due to a form of nervousness gave up a clerical life and in 1802 became editor of the 'Edinburgh Ma...