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Reference numberMM/10/175
LevelItem
Title'On the Polarisation of Light by Metals', by David Brewster
Date9 January 1830
DescriptionWith accompaning note, "Sealed Packet containing a notice of the Official Experiment by Dr Brewster".
Extent4 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Administrative historyPlaced in the Iron Chest of the Royal Society, 4 February 1830. Signed by PM Roget and Edward Sabine
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7450Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher1781 - 1868
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
NA6616Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869)1779 - 1869
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