Papers, 1851-1922.


Papers, 1851-1922.

Correspondence with American and European scientists, research notes, and reprints concerning Morley's life as a student at Williams College and Andover Theoloical Seminary, his Civil War service with the U.S. Sanitary Commission, his teaching career, and his experiments on the composition of air and the relative atomic weights of oxygen and hydrogen; with material of speical interest on the Michelson-Morley ether drift experiments and daily life in Hudson, Ohio.

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