Record

Reference numberRBO/3/82
Alternative reference numberRBO.3.301
LevelItem
Title'A Breif Account of An Experiment concerning Deafnesse' brought in by Dr William Holder
Date1668
DescriptionDetails about the middle ear - deaf patient could hear when a drum was beaten but was deaf when the drum stopped - belief that a person could hear if the tympanum was tense
Read to the Royal Society on 23 April 1668
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 3, no 35, p 665
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7044Holder; William (1616 - 1698); clergyman and natural philosopher1616 - 1698
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