Reference numberPT/37/11i
TitlePaper, 'Supplement to Ld Brgham's [Lord Brougham's] paper' by Henry Peter Brougham
DescriptionThis is a later addition to Brougham's paper found at PT/37/11. Only small portions of this supplement were printed as part of the paper. 11 manuscript pages and five plates showing various apparatuses used in Brougham's experiments on light.

Subject: Physics

Portions published as part of paper in Philosophical Transactions titled 'Experiments and observations upon the properties of light'. / Received by the Royal Society on 9 February 1850.

Abstract of paper published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 5, 1851.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1850.0013
DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0209
Related records in the cataloguePT/37/11
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8151Brougham; Henry Peter (1778 - 1868); Baron Brougham and Vaux1778 - 1868
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