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Personal Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0279/CPS 15

Scope and Contents

This section contains papers of individual members of the Cambridge Philosophical Society and other scientists which have been found amongst the official archives of the Society or deposited with the Society. They comprise chiefly a miscellany of papers and photographs relating to Sir Joseph Larmor, President of CPS 1898-1900. They also include nine letters, 1800-1801, sent by Thomas Young (1773-1829) to W H Wollaston relating to research and experiments on dispersion of crystalline.


  • 1799 - 2004


11 file(s) : paper

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge Philosophical Society Repository

Executive Secretary, Beverley Larner
c/o Whipple Library, Dept of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge
Free School Lane
Cambridge CB2 3RH
+44 (0)1223 334547

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