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Harrison shares a description of a self-registering thermometer, which he believes acts with 'great promptness and regularity'.

This is followed by a detailed figure of the thermometer with elements labelled and two graphs of data recorded by the thermometer.

Subject: Scientific apparatus and instruments

Received 2 April 1845. Read 17 April 1845. Communicated by James Alderson.

Reference number
AP/27/18
Earliest possible date
1845
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
8 pages
Format
Drawing
Manuscript

Creator name

Mansfield Harrison

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Mansfield Harrison, Unpublished paper, regarding a self-registering thermometer by Mansfield Harrison, 1845, AP/27/18, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/ap_27_18/unpublished-paper-regarding-a-self-registering-thermometer-by-mansfield-harrison, accessed on 22 July 2024

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