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Liveing and Dewar present experimental observations on the spectrum of carbon.

Annotations in pencil and ink. Includes a chart of the spectrum of carbon.

Subject: Spectroscropy

Received 23 February 1882. Read 9 March 1882.

A version of this paper was published in volume 33 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society as 'On the spectrum of carbon'.

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Ink and graphite pencil on paper
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8 pages

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George Downing Liveing

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James Dewar

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George Downing Liveing, James Dewar, Paper, 'On the spectrum of carbon' by G D [George Downing] Liveing and J [James] Dewar, 1882, PP/1/32, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 28 May 2024

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    Dates: 1882 - 1894

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