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Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Subject:
Princeton University  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 195 ; Color: Color ; Size: 18.35w x 13.53h ; Type of Image: Book ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Book
Date:
1842-1863
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
See SIA2013-07399 through SIA2013-07575 for Henry's Record of Experiments Book 1 and SIA2013-07399 through SIA2013-07575 for Henry's Record of Experiments Book 2.
Summary:
Record of Experiments book 3. Joseph Henry kept this record beginning with his tenure as a professor of natural philosophy, or physics, at Princeton University, and continued recording experiments after he became the first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution in 1846. The book includes notes on his experiments dealing with electromagnetism and other scientific topics.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7001, Box 21A, Folder: 3
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Experiments  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Science  Search this
Electromagnetism  Search this
Physics  Search this
Records  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6592 through SIA2012-6786
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13447