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Papers of Joseph Black
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Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Correspondence of Joseph Black IV

Subseries Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Joseph Black Gen. 874/IV

Date(s)

1749-1786

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

box

Name of creator

Black | Joseph | 1728-1799 | professor of chemistry, University of Edinburgh

Biographical History

Biographical History

Joseph Black corresponded with many people on social and professional matters. This series includes letters from John Walker, Baron de Montesquieu and Antoine Laurent Lavoisier.

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

The correspondence of Joseph Black IV consists of:

  • 32 letters and related documents, mostly chronologically arranged, with index (1749-1786)

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