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Papers of Joseph Black
    Correspondence

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Modern (19th and 20th century) correspondence about Joseph Black

Subseries Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Joseph Black Gen. 874/VIII

Date(s)

1858-1949

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

file

Name of creator

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

Biographical History

Biographical History

Correspondence has passed between various people on the subject of Joseph Black, his career and his family. These include letters relating to the acquisition of Black's letters by the University of Edinburgh.

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

The modern correspondence consists of:

  • letters and notes (1858-1949)

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People

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