Notebooks, 1810-1811.


Patterson, Robert Maskell, 1787-1854. Notebooks, 1810-1811.

Notebooks, 1810-1811.

These are notes of lectures and experiments made at Paris as a student at the Jardin des plantes. The volumes are entitled Botany and Agriculture [with a large portion on electrical machinery]; Trees and Shrubs; Chemistry, Physics, Mineralogy &c.; and Zoology.

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Robert Maskell Patterson was a professor of natural philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania and director of the U.S. Mint. His father, Robert Patterson, was a revolutionary soldier and mathematician. He taught mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania, 1779-1814, and was the director of the U.S. Mint, 1805-1824. From the description of Papers, 1775-1853. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122616093 Robert Maskell Patterson was a professor ...