|Title||Unpublished manuscript, 'On the mathematical laws of electro magnetism' by Peter Barlow|
|Description||Barlow recounts his electromagnetic experiments using magnets and wires, and attempts to define laws based in mathematics to explain the effect of a galvanic wire on the compass.|
Final page verso is marked '(Withdrawn)'. Minor corrections appear throughout in ink.
Communicated by Major [Thomas Frederick] Colby. Read to the Royal Society on 23 May 1822.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related records in the catalogue||AP/11/3|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA3821||Colby; Thomas Frederick (1784 - 1852)||1784 - 1852|
|NA5788||Barlow; Peter (1776 - 1862); mathematician||1776 - 1862|