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Notebooks, 1836 / Charles Wetherill.

Author/Creator:
Wetherill, Charles, 1799-1838.
Publication:
1836 /
Format/Description:
Manuscript
4 v. : ill. ; 26 cm.
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Other Title:
Electricity or the laws which controul fluids.
Formation and reformation upon the laws controuling fluids.
On electric galvanism, magnetism, colour, heat, light [and] chemical affinity or attraction.
Electricity or the laws which control fluids.
Formation and reformation upon the laws controling fluids.
Subjects:
Chemistry -- History.
Electricity -- Early works to 1850.
Form/Genre:
Manuscripts -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- 19th century.
Summary:
Four notebooks containing two works by Charles Wetherill: Electricity or the laws which controul [sic] fluids, March 15, 1936 (1st work) and Formation and reformation upon the laws controuling [sic] fluids, 1836, in three notebooks, no. 1-3 (2nd work).
Notes:
Heading on first page of first work: On electric galvanism, magnetism, colour, heat, light [and] chemical affinity or attraction.
Under title on second work in pencil: Copyright to be taken out.
Written in one hand, in Philadelphia, Pa., 1836.
Illustrated with pen and ink diagrams (1st work).
Forms part of: Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Collection.
Penn Provenance:
Gift from Johns Hopkins University, 2001.