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Paper, 'On Benjamin Franklin's electrical experiments' by William Watson

Reference number: L&P/2/14

Date: 1749

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Subject: Physics

Read 11 January 1749

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L&P/2/14
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1749
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3 pages
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Manuscript

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William Watson

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William Watson, Paper, 'On Benjamin Franklin's electrical experiments' by William Watson, 1749, L&P/2/14, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_14/paper-on-benjamin-franklins-electrical-experiments-by-william-watson, accessed on 23 April 2024

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