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Automata

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Title:
Automata
Description:
Composition No. 11, Lyman discusses automatons, starting with the history and function of the Egyptian sundial and the water clock. He describes an automaton eagle said to be created by John Muller.
Creator:
Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920
Date:
[ca. 1850]
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Essays
Exercises
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 041 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers
Series:
Series 7. Student Notes and Notebooks
Subjects:
High school students' writings, American
Places:
MassachusettsHampshire (county)Northampton
Extent:
4 p.
Link to Item:
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Place of origin:
Northampton (Mass.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums190-b041-f01-i012