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Letter, 'Experiments in dyeing black' from James Clegg to Thomas Percival

Reference number: L&P/6/2

Date: 11 November 1773

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Subject: Chemistry

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Experiments on dying black, by Mr. James Clegg, of Redivales, near Bury. In a letter to Dr. Percival'

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L&P/6/2
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11 November 1773
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Ink on paper
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8 pages
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Manuscript

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Thomas Percival

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Thomas Percival, Letter, 'Experiments in dyeing black' from James Clegg to Thomas Percival, 11 November 1773, L&P/6/2, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_6_2/letter-experiments-in-dyeing-black-from-james-clegg-to-thomas-percival, accessed on 17 July 2024

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