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Discoveries in Science

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

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Fragment of an address, 1691

Identifier: Coll-33/Folio E [81]
Scope and Contents

A last section of an address in David Gregory's hand, probably to the Royal Society on his admission.

Dates: 1691

Jac: Gregorii Oratio ad Acad: Edinburg:, 1692

Identifier: Coll-33/Folio B [17]
Scope and Contents

Inaugural peech of David Gregory's brother James upon his accession to the mathematics chair at Edinburgh.

Dates: 1692

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Albert Schweitzer, 21 January 1935

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1655
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Letter, 21 January 1935, Strasbourg, Albert Schweitzer to Donald Tovey. Congratulating Tovey on his knighthood, informing Tovey that Schweitzer is going to see the newly discovered vaccination for yellow fever at the Pasteur institute, Paris. Holograph signed.

Dates: 21 January 1935

Memorandum for Dr Pond by Dr Gregory when he went to China, 13 Oct. 1699

Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [113]
Scope and Contents

A list of scientific books and instruments that ought to be taken along, and queries and observations that ought to be undertaken there.

Dates: 13 Oct. 1699

Papers in geography, history, and science, 1750-1781

Identifier: Coll205/2/2 (Dc.1.58)
Scope and Contents Approximately 75 mostly handwritten leaves, including a 2-page colour drawing of Burrum chundalle, an extract from a history of Louisiana by W. de Page du Pratz (1783); extract from a history of Sumatra by William Marsden (1783); extract from the 'Constitution of the German Empire', s.n., s.d.; extract from 'Baretti's Account of the Manners and Customs of Italy' (1775); extract from 'Baretti's Travels Thro' England Portugal Spain & France to Genoa (1760); extract from 'Travels thro'...
Dates: 1750-1781

The Contents of Mr Collins's letters to Mr Gregory from 1669 to Mr Gregory's death Octr 1675, s.d.

Identifier: Coll-33/Folio B [1]
Scope and Contents

Extracts of letters from Collins to David Gregory's uncle James Gregorie or Gregory, the originals having gone to the Royal Society's library in 1676.

Dates: s.d.