Reference numberAP/23/41
TitleUnpublished paper, 'On the ferrosesquicyanuret of potassium' by Alfred Smee
Date10 January 1840
DescriptionSmee examines the action of chlorine upon the ferrocyanate of potassa [potassium ferrocyanide], and the conversion of the latter into ferrosesquicyanuret. He proposes methods for obtaining uncontaminated ferrosesquicyanuret. He includes an appendix detailing the action of the sodo ferrocyanate of potash on a series of metals.

Subject: Chemistry

Received 30 March 1840. Communicated by P M [Peter Mark] Roget.

Whilst the Royal Society declined to publish this paper in full, an abstract of the paper was published in volume 4 of Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society] as 'On the ferrosesquicyanuret of potassium'.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0248
Related records in the catalogueMC/3/78
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3389Smee; Alfred (1818 - 1877)1818 - 1877
NA6616Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869); physician and philologist1779 - 1869
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