|Title||Unpublished paper, 'On the ferrosesquicyanuret of potassium' by Alfred Smee|
|Date||10 January 1840|
|Description||Smee 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.|
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 description||Ink on paper|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0248|
|Related records in the catalogue||MC/3/78|
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|NA3389||Smee; Alfred (1818 - 1877)||1818 - 1877|
|NA6616||Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869); physician and philologist||1779 - 1869|