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Papers of Joseph Black
    Correspondence

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Family Letters

Subseries Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Joseph Black Gen. 874/V

Date(s)

1746-1799

Extent and medium of the unit of description

64

letters

Name of creator

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

Biographical History

Biographical History

Joseph Black exchanged a lot of correspondence with his family, particularly his brother George, and also with his brother Thomas, his father and his nephew George.

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Family letters consist of:

  • 64 letters, chronologically arranged (1746-1799)

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