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Author:
Arago, F (François) 1786-1853 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50052497 http://viaf.org/viaf/64023378/  Search this
Author:
Ørsted, Hans Christian 1777-1851 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82158403 http://viaf.org/viaf/39490755/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Hans_Christian_%C3%98rsted  Search this
Berthier, Pierre 1782-1861 http://viaf.org/viaf/64119606/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Pierre_Berthier  Search this
Bruslé, Auguste Prosper  Search this
Huot, J.-J.-N (Jean-Jacques-Nicolas) 1790-1845 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no97028211 http://viaf.org/viaf/39555042/  Search this
Lubbock, J. W (John William) 1803-1865 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82158385 http://viaf.org/viaf/5714535/  Search this
Milne-Edwards, H (Henri) 1800-1885 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80145780 http://viaf.org/viaf/12392989/  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese 1791-1872 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50070284 http://viaf.org/viaf/2530161/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Samuel_Morse  Search this
Volta, Alessandro 1745-1827 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80149535 http://viaf.org/viaf/9950567/  Search this
Wheatstone, Charles Sir 1802-1875 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n84188392 http://viaf.org/viaf/54231425/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Charles_Wheatstone  Search this
Académie royale des sciences (France) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81083235 http://viaf.org/viaf/147322967  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80015691 http://viaf.org/viaf/29661946  Search this
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Physical description:
32 items
Type:
Manuscripts
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1815
1815-1848
Notes:
Facsimile of Arago's hand in folder
Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Manuscripts of the Dibner collection, 551
Collected by Bern Dibner for his Burndy Library in Norwalk, Connecticut, founded in 1941. Donated to the Smithsonian Libraries in 1974 by Dibner DSI
Summary:
Letters from Arago, including autograph letter signed to Berthier, Milne-Edwards, Oersted, an autograph letter signed recommending Bruslé for a professorship, and an autograph letter signed mentioning Annales de chimie; manuscripts, including a fragment of a eulogy for Volta; and an autograph document signed acknowledging receipt of books from Lubbock, Wheatstone, and Huot in Arago's position as secrétaire perpétuel de l'Académie royale des sciences
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 19 A
MSS 000019 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_168376