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Reference numberL&P/2/523
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'On some electrical experiments' from John Lining to Charles Pinckney
Date14 January 1754
DescriptionSubject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Extract of a letter from John Lining, M. D. of Charles Town, in South Carolina, to Charles Pinckney, Esq; in London: With his answers to several queries sent to him concerning his experiment of electricity with a kite'

Read 4 July 1754
Extent8p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1753.0088
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