Joseph Henry's Closing Remarks for Natural Philosophy Course (April 25, 1846)

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Closing remarks of Joseph Henry, professor at Princeton University and later first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, for his Natural Philosophy, or physics, course, April 25, 1846.


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The accompanying PDF contains SIA2012-3358, SIA2012-3359, SIA2012-3360, and SIA2012-3361, which are pages scanned from the edited transcript of the original version and notes in the Joseph Henry Papers Volume 6, pages 412-415.

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  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7001, Box 19, Folder: 10 - Miscellaneous Electricity and Magnetism Notes; Closing Lecture
  • Rothenberg, Marc, et al, eds., The Papers of Joseph Henry, Volume 6, The Princeton Years: January 1844-December 1846 (Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1992), 412-415

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April 25, 1846

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SIA2012-3200 and SIA2012-3201 and SIA2012-3202 and SIA2012-3203 and SIA2012-3204 and SIA2012-3205 and SIA2012-3206 and SIA2012-3207 and SIA2012-3208 and SIA2012-3209

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Number of Images: 10; Color: Color; Size: 5 1/4w x 8 1/4h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper

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