Rowland (Henry Augustus) papers, 1793-1970.

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Rowland (Henry Augustus) papers, 1793-1970.

Correspondence, research notebooks, lab notes, patents, lectures, writings, reprints, and financial material relating to Henry Rowland's work as a physicist and an entrepreneur.

30 linear ft. (52 document boxes, 56 v.)

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Stokes, George Gabriel, Sir, 1819-1903

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Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938

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George Ellery Hale was an astrophysicist. He was the organizer and director of the Mount Wilson Observatory of the Carnegie Institute of Washington, 1904-1923, and was honorary director until his death in 1938. His principal scientific researches were made in stellar spectroscopy. From the description of Papers, 1903-1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82798019 From the description of Papers, 1882-1937. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122523501...

Mendenhall, Thomas C. (Thomas Corwin), 1841-1924

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Trowbridge, John, 1843-1923

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Hastings, Charles S. (Charles Sheldon), 1849-1932

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Ph.B., Yale, 1870, Ph.D., 1873; instructor in physics at Yale, 1871-1873; studied physics at Universities of Heidelberg and Berlin, 1873-1875 and at the Sorbonne, Paris, 1875-1876; assoc. prof. of physics, Johns Hopkins, 1876-1884; prof. of physics at Yale from 1884-1915, prof emeritus, 1915-1932. From the description of Charles Sheldon Hastings papers, 1869-1930 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702166287 Charles Hastings was born in Clinton, New York...

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Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927

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Chemist, co-discoverer of saccharin. From the description of Letters to Sylvester Baxter and S.S. McClure, 1887-1892. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50903196 Ira Remsen was a chemist and professor of chemistry at The Johns Hopkins University. He was born in New York City, Feb. 10, 1846. In accordance with his father's wishes, Remsen studied medicine, receiving the M.D. in 1867. In 1868 he abandoned medical practice to devote himself to...

Silliman, Justus M. (Justus Mitchell), 1842-1896

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Hasselberg, B. (Bernhard), 1848-1922

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Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931

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Albert Abraham Michelson (December 19, 1852 – May 9, 1931) was an American physicist known for his work on measuring the speed of light and especially for the Michelson–Morley experiment. In 1907, he received the Nobel Prize in Physics, becoming the first American to win the Nobel Prize in a science. He was also the founder and the first head of the physics department of the University of Chicago....

Northrup, Edwin F. (Edwin Fitch), 1866-1940.

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Rowland, Henry Augustus, 1848-1901

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Biographical Note: First professor of physics at the Johns Hopkins University. He married Henrietta Harrison in 1890, and they had three children Harriet, Henry, and Davidge. From the description of Rowland (Henry Augustus) papers, 1793-1970. (Johns Hopkins University). WorldCat record id: 49310918 Henry Augustus Rowland was a physicist and was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1896. From the description of Scrapbook, [n.d.]. (American Philosophica...

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xmlns="urn:isbn:1-931666-33-4">Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) was the most prolific American inventor to date. This collection contains typescript reproductions of his laboratory notebooks recording research for a domestic source of natural rubber sponsored by his Edison Botanic Research Corp. of Fort Myers. The company was founded in Florida by Edison, Harvey Firestone and Henry Ford. In collaboration with John Kunkel Small (1869-1938) of the New York Botanical Garden, over 17,000 plants were ...

Wiegand, Henry H.

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Nichols, E. L. (Edward Leamington), 1854-1937

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Physics professor; president of American Association for the Advancement of Science. From the description of Edward L. Nichols letter to S. S. McClure [manuscript], 1892 Mar 10 (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 174963344 ...

Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899

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Othniel Charles Marsh was a paleontologist and was President of the National Academy of Science. From the description of Papers, 1817-1899. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122616238 From the guide to the Othniel Charles Marsh papers, 1817-1899, 1817-1899, (American Philosophical Society) Epithet: Professor of Palaeontology, Yale University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055...