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Chemistry

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

Laboratory Apparatus, 1859-1860

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/C2/13
Scope and Contents

List of scientific apparatus and equipment used by the Department of Chemistry for its lectures.

Dates: 1859-1860

Laboratory Classbook, 1873-1908

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/C2/11
Scope and Contents

List of students taking laboratory classes, including their addresses, places of birth and which faculty they belong to. Students include Arthur Pillans Laurie, Hugh Robert Mill and JH Maclagan-Wedderburn.

Dates: 1873-1908

Lecture Notes of John Robison

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-204
Scope and Contents

Lecture notes from the time when Robison was Professor of Natural Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh. The notes embrace the sciences of mechanics, hydrodynamics, astronomy and optics, together with electricity and magnetism.

It is assumed that these are Robison's own notes but this has not been verified.

Dates: c1779-c1801

Lectures on Chemistry, 1873-1885

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/C2/9
Scope and Contents

List of students taking chemistry lectures, including their addresses, places of birth and which faculty they belong to. Students include Arthur Pillans Laurie and Sir William Abbott Herdman.

Dates: 1873-1885

Lectures on Chemistry, 1899-1904

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/C2/10
Scope and Contents

Register of students taking chemistry lectures, arranged alphabetically per year. Students include James Stuart Geikie and Auckland Campbell Geddes.

Dates: 1899-1904

Lectures on chemistry by Thomas Charles Hope, taken down by E. W. Bennet

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1921
Scope and Contents

A volume containing the outline of a course of lectrues on chemistry given by Thomas Charles Hope, taken down by E. W. Bennet in 1822-23.

Dates: 1822-1823

Letter from Lord Kames to Joseph Black, 17 April 1775

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Identifier: Coll-16/I/79-80
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Kames to Joseph Black about chemistry and agriculture (with some notes by Black).

Dates: 17 April 1775

Letter from Lorenz Florenz Friedrich von Crell to Joseph Black, 22 January 1779

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Identifier: Coll-16/I/87-88
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lorenz Florenz Friedrich von Crell, a former student of Joseph Black, sending information about his work in chemistry.

Dates: 22 January 1779

Letter from Martin Wall to Joseph Black, 15 November 1780

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Identifier: Coll-16/I/103-104
Scope and Contents

Letter from Martin Wall to Joseph Black about a chemistry course at the University of Oxford and Black's chemical furnace.

Dates: 15 November 1780

Letter to Arthur James Balfour from Professor Alexander Crum Brown, 04 July 1904

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/70
Scope and Contents

Crum Brown writes to Balfour that he believes the University of Edinburgh should have three ordinary professors of Chemistry who work co-operatively together and who are each assigned a laboratory and junior staff. He then includes some financial projections for salaries and a new building which he states 'should not be ornate' and should be built so it could be extended.

Dates: 04 July 1904