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Edward Hitchcock classroom lecture notes, "To Prepare Black Flux"

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Title:
Edward Hitchcock classroom lecture notes, "To Prepare Black Flux"
Description:
Chemistry lecture notes by Edward Hitchcock primarily providing instructions on performing experiments with certain chemical substances. Experiments involving manganese, arsenic, zinc, and mercury are included. Multiple experiments to demonstrate the concept of galvanism are listed, and galvanism is explained along with some concepts relating to it such as electro-magnetism.
Creator:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Date:
[1826–1855]
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Lecture notes
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 10 Folder 8 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Chemistry
Study and teaching (Higher)
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Places:
MassachusettsHampshire (county)Amherst
Extent:
1 item (25 pages) ; 24 cm
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Terms of Use:
Public Domain: This material has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. While Amherst College Archives & Special Collections claims no rights or authority over this material, we do ask that any publication or use of this material cite the Archives & Special Collections at Amherst College as the source of the images and the repository where the original documents can be found.
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Place of origin:
Amherst (Mass.)
Notes (date):
The notes are undated. Dates provided are taken from the dates of the series.
Notes (object):
Pagination includes a folded insert.
Language:
English