Papers. 1815-1865.


Brewster, David, Sir, 1781-1868. Papers.

Papers. 1815-1865.

Fifteen A.L.S. to various correspondents including one (1821 Mar. 24, Edinburgh) to Ørsted concerning Brewster's proposal of Ørsted as a member of the Royal Society of Edinburgh ; a signed inscription to one of his children ; and an envelope.

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Ørsted, Hans-Christian, 1777-1851 (person)

Brewster, David, 1781-1868 (person)

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...

Dibner, Bern. (person)