Reference numberMM/20/48
TitleLetter from Joseph Priestley to Josiah Wedgwood
Date26 August 1787
DescriptionOn discovering, or rediscovering after Dr Withering, the 'true regular' of Mangonese. Priestley describes the experiment in which many of Wedgwood's earthen tubes and retors were used, predicting a heavy demand for them from other chemists. He also wishes a different design of tube to be made and describes his experiments on a kind of earth.
Extent4 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee Priestley and Wedgwoood correspondence, MM/5/1-33.
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8274Priestley; Joseph (1733 - 1804)1733 - 1804
NA8026Wedgwood; Josiah (1730 - 1795); potter1730 - 1795
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