Reference numberMS/373/1/76
TitleLetter from Thomas Edward Thorpe, Heidelberg, to 'Dear Mamma' [Mary Wilde Thorpe]
Date21 April 1869
DescriptionDescribing his examination day, visiting around 20 professors and attending a closed-door conclave in the Senate Chamber. His assessment that he did well except in physics, owing to fatigue, and the subsequent kindness of Professor Kirchoff. His award of Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Arts from Heidelberg.
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NA7855Thorpe; Sir; Thomas Edward (1845 - 1925); chemist1845 - 1925
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