Reference numberAP/11/3/1
TitleUnpublished manuscript, 'On the mathematical laws of electro magnetism' by Peter Barlow
DescriptionBarlow 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Final page verso is marked '(Withdrawn)'.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.

Subject: Physics

Communicated by Major [Thomas Frederick] Colby. Read to the Royal Society on 23 May 1822.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueAP/11/3
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3821Colby; Thomas Frederick (1784 - 1852)1784 - 1852
NA5788Barlow; Peter (1776 - 1862); mathematician1776 - 1862
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