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Algeria

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

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Alexander William Kinglake: Letters and Papers

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7633
Dates: 1819-1891
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Miscellaneous scientific papers, 1855 - 1856

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/470
Scope and Contents Correspondence and papers on various scientific topics. The papers begin with work on electricity and magnetism, including W. Thomson's transfer of galvanic currents; J. Tyndall's lecture on magnetic repulsion delivered to the Royal Institution; and C. Chalmers' notes on electricity. There are samples of J.C. Clark's chemical telegraph; material on I.K. Brunel's proposal of voyages to India; various barometer readings; longitudes of Paris, Lancaster, Torbay and Algeria; and a letter by D....
Dates: 1855 - 1856