Reference numberMS/743/1/52
TitleLetter from David Brewster, Allerly, Melrose, to [John Hall] Gladstone
Date5 June 1861
DescriptionWould like Gladstone's views on the work of Bunsen and Kirchhoff. His and Gladstone's joint paper has been sent to the editor. Brewster is thinking of publishing experiments performed in 1842 on lines produced by the combustion of salts and minerals. Mentions likely opposition to Gladstone's report from Trinity House.
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NA7450Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher1781 - 1868
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