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Reference numberCB/1/1/217
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.126a
LevelItem
TitleLetter from [Berthollet] to Charles Blagden
Date[1785]
DescriptionOutline of Mr Coulomb's experiments to prove his theory of an inverse square law for the repulsion between charged bodies. With note by [Berthollet] discussing his own expeiments on "'l'acide marin déphlogistiqué", has had to postpone them untiill the wealther is less hot. Asks for Mr Kirwan's address so he can reply to his letter. M Broussonnet in whom Blagden takes an interest has been received and has been to the [Paris] Academy [of Sciences] a few times.
LanguageFrench
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5306Kirwan; Richard (1733 - 1812)1733 - 1812
NA3557Broussonet; Peter Maria Augustus (1761 - 1807)1761 - 1807
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