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Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'On the use of an amalgam of zinc, for the purpose of electrical excitation, &c. By Bryant Higgins, M. D. in a letter to Richard Brocklesby, M. D. F. R. S'

Read 2 July 1778

Reference number
L&P/7/52
Earliest possible date
08 May 1778
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter, 'On the use of an amalgam of zinc for electrical excitation' from Bryan Higgins to Richard Brocklesby, 08 May 1778, L&P/7/52, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_7_52/letter-on-the-use-of-an-amalgam-of-zinc-for-electrical-excitation-from-bryan-higgins-to-richard-brocklesby, accessed on 17 June 2024

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