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Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Georg Stiernhelm, dated at London

Reference number: EL/O2/17

Date: 09 December 1669

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Details about the aims of the Royal Society and asking him to correspond about Sweden; postcript asking for more information about two men who were resuscitated after being frozen in icy water - one for 12 hours, the other for 48 hours
Letter is heavily edited

Reference number
EL/O2/17
Earliest possible date
09 December 1669
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Georg Stiernhelm, dated at London, 09 December 1669, EL/O2/17, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_o2_17/letter-from-henry-oldenburg-to-georg-stiernhelm-dated-at-london, accessed on 24 July 2024

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