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A treatise on optics by Sir David Brewster .

Author:
Brewster, David 1781-1868  Search this
Editor:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Former owner:
Williams, Thomas DSI  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
323, [1], viii, [1], 10-95, [1] pages illustrations 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1835
Topic:
Optics  Search this
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A treatise on optics by Sir David Brewster .

Author:
Brewster, David 1781-1868  Search this
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern 1897- DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
323, [1], viii, [1], 10-95, [1] pages illustrations 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1838
Topic:
Optics  Search this
Call number:
QC357 .B845X 1838
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Notes and diagrams, illustrative of the directions of the forces acting at and near the surface of the earth, in different parts of the Brunswick tornado of June 19th 1835 by A.D. Bache, professor of natural philosophy and chemistry in the University of Pennsylvania; one of the secretaries of the American Philosophical Society. Read April 2d, 1836

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Notes and diagrams illustrative of the New Brunswick tornado
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Author:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Physical description:
pages 407-417, 3 unnumbered pages, 2 leaves of plates illustrations, diagrams 29 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Sources
Place:
New Brunswick (N.J.)
Date:
1837
Topic:
Tornadoes  Search this
History  Search this
Tornado, June 19, 1835  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047513

Observations upon the facts recently presented by Professor Olmsted, in relation to meteors seen on the 13th of November, 1834 by A.D. Bache

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 pages 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1836
Topic:
Astronomy--Observations  Search this
Meteors--November  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047518

Replies to a circular in relation to the occurrence of an unusual meteoric display on the 13th of November, 1834, addressed by the Secretary of War to the military posts of the United States, with other facts relating to the same question by A.D. Bache

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Physical description:
4 pages 25 cm
Type:
Books
Observations
Date:
1835
Topic:
Astronomy--Observations  Search this
Meteors--November  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047614

Diagrams for illustrating a register of the direction of the wind by A.D. Bache

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Proposed forms of diagrams for exhibiting to the eye the results of a register of the direction of the wind
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
7 pages, 1 folded leaf of plates illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1836
Topic:
Winds  Search this
Winds--Measurement  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047621

Experiments relating to the alleged influence of colour on the radiation of non-luminous heat by A.D. Bache

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Inquiry in relation to the alleged influence of colour on the radiation of non-luminous heat
Alleged influence of colour on the radiation of non-luminous heat
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
13 pages 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1835
Topic:
Heat--Radiation and absorption  Search this
Heat--Transmission  Search this
Radiative transfer  Search this
Thermodynamics  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
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Experimental illustrations of the radiating and absorbing powers of surfaces for heat, of the effects of transparent screens, of the conducting power of solids, &c. by A.D. Bache

Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
7 pages illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1835
Topic:
Heat--Conduction  Search this
Heat--Radiation and absorption  Search this
Solids  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047625

Note of the effect upon the magnetic needle, of the aurora borealis, visible at Philadelphia, on the 17th May, 1833 by A.D. Bache

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Effect of an aurora borealis on the magnetic needle
Effects of an aurora borealis on the magnetic needle
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
pages [3]-7 22 cm
Type:
Observations
Place:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Date:
1833
Topic:
Auroras  Search this
Geomagnetism  Search this
Magnetic instruments  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047626

Observations to determine the magnetic dip at Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, West Point, Providence, Springfield and Albany by A.D. Bache and Edward H. Courtenay

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
On magnetic dip at various places in the United States
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Courtenay, Edward H (Edward Henry),) 1803-1853  Search this
Physical description:
pages [209]-215 27 cm
Type:
Observations
Place:
United States
Date:
1837
Topic:
Geomagnetism  Search this
Magnetic anomalies  Search this
Magnetic declination  Search this
Magnetic instruments  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047627

On the relative horizontal intensities of terrestrial magnetism at several places in the United States with the investigation of corrections for temperature and comparisons of the methods of oscillation in full and rarefied air by A.D. Bache and Edward H. Courtenay

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Author:
Courtenay, Edward H (Edward Henry),) 1803-1853  Search this
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Physical description:
pages [427]-457 tables 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1837
Topic:
Geomagnetism  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047634

Observations of the magnetic intensity at twenty-one stations in Europe by A.D. Bache

Title:
Pamphlets of Prof. A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867  Search this
Physical description:
pages [75]-100 tables 27 cm
Type:
Observations
Place:
Europe
Date:
1841
Topic:
Geomagnetism  Search this
Magnetic measurements  Search this
Magnetic Fields  Search this
Call number:
QC944 .B33 1837
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1047636

The latitude of the Cambridge Observatory, in Massachusetts determined, from transits of stars over the prime vertical observed during the months of December, 1844, and January, 1845, by William C. Bond, Major James D. Graham, and George P. Bond by Benjamin Peirce

Title:
Memoirs of the American Academy IV
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Bond, Graham, and Peirce, on the latitude of Cambridge
Author:
Peirce, Benjamin 1809-1880  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Author:
Bond, George Phillips 1825-1865  Search this
Bond, William Cranch 1789-1859  Search this
Graham, J. D (James Duncan),) 1799-1865  Search this
Physical description:
pages [183]-203 illustrations 29 cm
Type:
Observations
Date:
1846
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Latitude  Search this
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1048747

Longitude by lunar culminations

Title:
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Bartlett, W. H. C (William Holms Chambers),) 1804-1893  Search this
Author:
Abert, John James 1788-1863  Search this
United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
12 pages 27 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1845
Topic:
Longitude  Search this
Call number:
QB235 .P37 1846
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1048762

The chemical principles of the rotation of crops pronounced before the American Agricultural Association, March 4th, 1846 by D.P. Gardner

Title:
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Gardner, Daniel Pereira d. 1853  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 unnumbered pages, pages 14-29 29 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1846
Topic:
Agricultural ecology  Search this
Biochemistry  Search this
Call number:
QB235 .P37 1846
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1048763

Experimental observations, and improvements in apparatus and manipulation with theoretical suggestions respecting the causes of tornadoes, falling stars, and the Aurora borealis By R. Hare, M.D. professor of chemistry in the University of Pennsylvania

Title:
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Hare, Robert 1781-1858  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Author:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Physical description:
4 unnumbered pages, 60 pages, [5] leaves of plates illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Intaglio prints
Relief prints
Date:
1836
Topic:
Acids  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments--Design and construction  Search this
Whirlwinds  Search this
Call number:
QB235 .P37 1846
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1048764

Descriptions of the inferior maxillary bones of mastodons in the cabinet of the American Philosophical Society : with remarks on the genus Tetracaulodon, etc. by Isaac Hays

Title:
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Hays, Isaac 1796-1879  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Author:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, 23 pages, xx-xxix leaves of plates illustrations 29 cm
Type:
Atlases
Scientific atlases
Place:
United States
Date:
1833
Topic:
Jaws  Search this
Jewish scientists  Search this
Mastodons  Search this
Proboscidea (Mammals), Fossil  Search this
Call number:
QB235 .P37 1846
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1048772

On the storm which was experienced throughout the United States about the 20th of December, 1836 by Elias Loomis ; read March 20, 1840

Title:
On the storm experienced throughout the United States about the 20th of December, 1836
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Loomis, Elias 1811-1889  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
pages [125]-163, 3 leaves of plates (1 folded) illustrations, map 29 cm
Type:
Observations
Place:
United States
Date:
1841
Topic:
Meteorology  Search this
Storms  Search this
Call number:
QB235 .P37 1846
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1048774

Astronomical observations made at Hudson Observatory, latitude 41° 14' 37" north, and longitude 5h. 25m. 42s. west with some account of the building and instruments by Elias Loomis ; read October 4, 1839

Title:
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Author:
Loomis, Elias 1811-1889  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Author:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Subject:
Hudson Observatory, Hudson, Ohio  Search this
Physical description:
pages [43]-51 illustrations 29 cm
Type:
Observations
Date:
1811
Topic:
Astronomical observatories  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Call number:
QB235 .P37 1846
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1048776

Astronomical observations made at Hudson Observatory, latitude 41 1̊4' 42".6,north, and longitude 5 h. 25m. 39s. 5 west third series by Elias Loomis ; read November 15, 1844

Title:
Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, Article 1
Miscellaneous America A.D. Bache DSI
Astronomical observations at Hudson Observatory
Author:
Loomis, Elias 1811-1889  Search this
Former owner:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas),) 1806-1867 DSI  Search this
Author:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Physical description:
15 pages 29 cm
Type:
Observations
Date:
1844
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Call number:
QB235 .P37 1846
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048777

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