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Observations of a metal which had been sent to him

Reference number
EL/N1/41
Earliest possible date
30 July 1672
Page extent
1 page
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Isaac Newton

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Isaac Newton, Letter, from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Cambridge, 30 July 1672, EL/N1/41, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_n1_41/letter-from-isaac-newton-to-henry-oldenburg-dated-at-cambridge, accessed on 17 July 2024

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    Dates: 1613-1740

    The archival collection known as 'Early Letters' is composed of original manuscript letters sent to, or collected by, the Royal Society from English and foreign correspondents.

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