Reference numberEL/B2/17
TitleErasmus Bartholin, dated at Copenhagen, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorBartholin; Erasmus (1625-1698); Danish mathematician
Date4 August 1672
DescriptionAutograph letter with information about the work of Jean Picard at the observatory, known as the Round Tower, in Denmark; concerning the work of his brother, Thomas Bartholin, regarding the standard foot measurement
Extent4 sides
Place originCopenhagen, Capital Region, Denmark
Origin coordinates55.67594, 12.56553
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/5/367
Transcribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', edited and translated by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 9, p 200
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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