|Title||Diagrams, apparatuses used in experiments on thermodynamic properties of solids by [James Prescott Joule?]|
|Description||Figures 1-7 showing details of a spring compression apparatus, a thermo-multiplier, and a stretching weight apparatus used in Joule's experiments on the thermodynamic properties of solids. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Figures drawn separately and pasted onto backing sheet. A series of struck-out watercolour drawings appearing to show zoological figures visible verso. Not signed. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On some thermo-dynamic properties of solids' by James Prescott Joule.
Received by the Royal Society on 22 April 1858. Read 10 June 1858.
|Physical description||Ink on paper, mounted on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1857.0060|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7041||Joule; James Prescott (1818 - 1889); physicist||1818 - 1889|