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Chemistry

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 65 Collections and/or Records:

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A Manuscript Note-book, c 1681-c 1693

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3975
Scope and Contents

Notes on precious stones, colours, temperatures, salts, medical matters, alchemy and other subjects, in English and Latin.

Dates: c 1681-c 1693
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at https://cudl.lib.cam.ac.uk/collections/newton/1 with the exception of MS.Add.4007, which is open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
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Alchemical apparatus: Operations, Chinese technical terms and comparisons, 1960 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/199
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1960 - 1979
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Comparative - China and the Arabs 1, 1923 - 1983-05-30

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/206
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1923 - 1983-05-30
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Comparative - China and the Arabs 2, 1928-05-05 - 1928

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/207
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1928-05-05 - 1928
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Comparative - China and the Hellenistic Greeks, 1946-11-14 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/205
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1946-11-14 - 1979
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Late notes - Metallurgical - Introduction, 1960 - 1981-05-24

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/190
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1960 - 1981-05-24
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Lectures given, 1968-11-20 - 1980-11-03

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/226
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1968-11-20 - 1980-11-03
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Main History 1, 1943 - 1990-10-30

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/193
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1943 - 1990-10-30
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Main History 2, 1932 - 1983-04-02

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/194
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1932 - 1983-04-02
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Alchemy and Chemistry: Physiological background, 1950 - 1982-10-02

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/191
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1950 - 1982-10-02
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Alchemy and Chemistry: 水法 [Shui Fa], 1944-09-29 - 1986-01-30

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/202
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1944-09-29 - 1986-01-30
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Alchemy and Chemistry: 'The Greater Introduction', 1937 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/181
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1937 - 1979
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Alchemy and Chemistry: The metallurgical-chemical background, 1950 - 1982-11-22

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/189
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1950 - 1982-11-22
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Alchemy and early chemistry: Apparatus, 1926 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/201
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1926 - 1979
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Alchemy and early chemistry: Apparatus - Notes old and new, 1954-08-06 - 1990-12-06

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/200
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1954-08-06 - 1990-12-06
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Alchemy and Early Chemistry: Category Theories, 1950 - 1972

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/204
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1950 - 1972
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Alchemy and early chemistry: Correspondence with Dr. S. Mahdihassan of Hyderabad, India, (b. 1892), 1961-10-21 - 1988-01-27

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/222
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1961-10-21 - 1988-01-27
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Alchemy and early chemistry: Correspondence with Michael Saso and Michel Strickmann, 1968-02-27 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/223
Scope and Contents

Michael Saso is an influential scholar of Taoism who was a Jesuit priest. He converted to Taoism and became an ordained Taoist priest. He later was reinstated as a Jesuit priest.

Michel Strickmann was an expert on Liu Chhao Taoism with a profound knowledge of the 'Tao Tsang' and many non-Taoist historical sources.

Dates: 1968-02-27 - 1979
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Alchemy and early chemistry: Correspondence with Nathan Sivin, 1959 - 1989-01-22

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/224
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1959 - 1989-01-22
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Alchemy and early chemistry: General correspondence, 1940 - 1987-03-16

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/229
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1940 - 1987-03-16
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Alchemy and early chemistry: Publications, 1970 - 1987-08-19

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/228
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1970 - 1987-08-19
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Alchemy in the 'Tao Tsang [道藏 / Dao Zang]', 1950 - 1993

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/195
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1950 - 1993
 Fonds — CENG

Archives of the Department of Chemical Engineering, 1946 - 1989

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/CENG
Scope and Contents

The records are largely concerned with the administration of the department and the teaching and examining of students.

Dates: 1946 - 1989
Conditions Governing Access: Closure periods of 40 years are applied to Syndicate minutes, by order of the Syndicate, and 80 years to records containing personal data, under data protection legislation. Restrictions are clearly indicated in catalogue entries.
 Fonds — CHEM

Archives of the Department of Chemistry, 1886 - 1997

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/CHEM
Scope and Contents

The archives are patchy in their coverage of departmental affairs; the largest proportion being records of the building of the new laboratories on Lensfield Road, including photographs.

Dates: 1886 - 1997
Conditions Governing Access: Certain personal records are closed to scholars for 80 years from the date of creation under data protection legislation. Restrictions are clearly indicated in catalogue entries.
 Fonds

Bakhuis Roozeboom: Heterogeneous equilibria

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7969
Scope and Contents A translation by Ronald Bathgate of Dr Roozeboom's 'Heterogeneous equilibria in the light of the phase theory, vol. 1: phase theory, systems of one component', 297 pages. A foreword explains that 'the object of this book is to give an overall picture of the present state of knowledge of equilibria in heterogeneous systems'. There is a contents page at the beginning, and a subject index at the end, which is followed by photocopied chapters in German taken from various published sources. The...
Dates: 1950 (circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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