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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Ital 110

Scientific manuscripts and correspondence

Primarily letters to Giovanni Alessandro Maiocchi as well as other correspondence and compositions of Italian and other European scientists.

Dates

  • 1755-1902

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)

Contains letters to Giovanni Alessandro Maiocchi and others from prominent Italian and other European scientists, such as André Marie Ampère, Michael Faraday, and Guglielmo Marconi. Also includes some manuscripts and receipts.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

72M-48 (38-183). Gift of David P. Wheatland; received: 1973.
Title
Scientific manuscripts and correspondence, 1755-1902: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00772

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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