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Authorised form of nameCalvert; Frederick Crace (1819 - 1873)
SurnameCalvert
ForenamesFrederick Crace
Dates1819 - 1873
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (14 November 1819)
Death:
Manchester (24 October 1873)
ActivityProfession:
Chemist
Career:
Honorary Professor of Chemistry, Manchester Royal Institution
Memberships:
FCS; RA Turin (Corresponding); Pharmaceutical Society, Paris (Honorary)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
09/06/1859
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA7691
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1859/02Calvert, Frederick Crace: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/42/5Expansion of Metals and Alloys1859
AP/54/6On the Relative Power of Thirty-four Substances to prevent the Development of Protoplasmic and Fungus life 1872
AP/36/7On Chemical Affinity and the solubility of the Sulphate of Baryta in acid Liquors1855
AP/54/5On Putrefaction1872
NLB/13/737Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to William Thomson, Royal Institution Laboratory, Manchester12 November 1896
NLB/13/739Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Nicholas Earle, Solicitor, Manchester12 November 1896
RR/3/64Referee's report by William Allen Miller, on an unnamed paper by Frederick Crace Calvert 1856
RR/3/66Referee's report by Thomas Graham, on an unnamed paper by Frederick Crace Calvert29 March 1858
RR/4/31Referee's report by Charles Wheatstone, on a paper 'Conductibility of mercury and amalgams' by Frederick Crace Calvert and Richard Johnson1 October 1859
RR/4/33Referee's report by William Hallowes Miller, on a paper 'On the expansion of metals and alloys' by Frederick Crace Calvert and G C Lowe28 March 1860
RR/7/157Referee's report by Alexander William Williamson, on a paper 'On putrefaction' by Frederick Crace Calvert10 June 1872
RR/7/158Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On putrefaction' by Frederick Crace Calvert1872
RR/3/65Referee's report by August Wilhelm von Hofmann, on a paper 'On chemical affinity, and the solubility of the sulphate of baryta in acid liquors' by Frederick Crace Calvert22 April 1856
RR/4/32Referee's report by John Tyndall, on a paper 'On the expansion of metals and alloys' by Frederick Crace Calvert and G C Lowe18 June 1860
MM/11/76'On the power of Amalgams to conduct Heat', FC Calvert & R Johnson1858
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