Michael Faraday letter

Michael Faraday letter

Dates: 1867 May 1

Handwritten and signed letter dated May 1, 1867. Faraday writes to a Walter White of the "Royal Academy." Faraday states that an "ingot" should be received by White shortly. This Walter White may have been the English author who lived from 1811 to 1893.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 p.) : typescript
  • Creator: Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867
  • Call Number: MSS 1108
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Initial citation: MSS 1108; Michael Faraday letter; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1108, LTPSC.
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White, Walter, 1811-1893; Science; Science, Technology, and Health; Scientists--Great Britain--Correspondence
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Faraday (Michael) letter
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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English physicist and chemist.

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