Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Thomson, James, 1800-83 (Professor of Engineering)



  • Existence: 1800 - 1883


James Thomson (1800-83), professor of engineering

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

 Other level — Box: MS Add.7655/I-III: Box 1

Draft conclusion of paper on refraction of rays by James Thomson, 1872 (Circa, SLP 421n)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS.Add.7655/II/224
Scope and Contents From the Series:

A principal series of scientific correspondence, drafts and notes totalling 242 items, letters written to J.C. Maxwell from many scientists and institutions of Maxwell's day dating from his early days at Cambridge University until the day of his death.

Dates: 1872 (Circa, SLP 421n)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: RESTRICTED - Use Microfilms CMO5028-CMO5042. List in catalogue