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Authorised form of nameLangley; Samuel Pierpont (1834 - 1906)
SurnameLangley
ForenamesSamuel Pierpont
Dates1834 - 1906
NationalityAmerican
Dates and placesBirth:
Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA (22 August 1834)
Death:
Aiken, South Carolina, USA (22 or 27 February 1906)
ActivityResearch Field:
Astrophysics
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
12/12/1895
Medals/Prizes:
Rumford Medal 1886
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Notes:
DSB gives death date as 22 February 1906
References:
J S Rowlinson, 'Le Sage's Essai de chymie mechanique' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 35-45
Royal Society codeNA5223
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/1/328Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Samuel Pierpont Langley, Allegheny Observatory22 December 1886
NLB/3/907Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor John William Mallet, Fellow of the Royal Society, University of Virginia8 November 1889
NLB/9/95Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Professor Samuel Pierpont Langley, [Foreign Member, Royal Society]31 March 1894
NLB/17/388Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Dr Samuel Pierpoint Langley, Foreign Member, Royal Society21 October 1898
NLB/32/480Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Edward Wilson, Fellow of the Royal Society19 March 1906
NLB/32/414Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Messrs Harrison & Sons]6 March 1906
NLB/32/507Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Hugh Frank Newall, Fellow of the Royal Society22 March 1906
EC/1895/22 Langley, Samuel Pierpont: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/19/371Copy letter from some members of the provisional International Committee [of the International Catalogue], to Professor Samuel Pierpont Langley, Foreign Member, Royal Society4 September 1899
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