Reference numberAP/11/4/1
TitleUnpublished letter, regarding chemical researches from J [Jons Jakob] Berzelius to Humphry Davy
Date21 April 1824
DescriptionThis letter is a covering letter for five essays (not included) written in German and Swedish and printed in 1823, referring to Berzelius' research on the chemistry of Carlsbad [Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic] hot springs, the combination of acetic acid and oxide of copper, a mineral composed of chloride and lead, oxides of uranium, and fluoric acid. Berzelius summarises the contents of each of the essays.

Subject: Chemistry

Written by Berzelius in Stockholm [Sweden].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA3362Berzelius; Jons Jakob (1779 - 1848)1779 - 1848
NA8200Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist1778 - 1829
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