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Reference MS.1978
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Level Item
Extent 1 volume
Title Notebook
Date 1899-1902
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Name Curie, Marie, 1867-1934.
Description Holograph note-book containing notes of experiments, etc. on radio-active substances, with rough pen-drawings of apparatus. Dated from 27 May, 1899 to 4 December, 1902. Produced in Paris.
Custodial History Pasted on the upper cover is a small label inscribed 'M. Curie 1900'. Inserted is a visiting card 'Madame P. Curie Professeur à la Faculté des Sciences', with a two-line inscription acknowledging the receipt of a book from Dr. de Fleury (i.e. Paul Louis Édouard Maurice de Fleury [1860-1931]), and five sheets (v.s.) of work-notes, one dated 1902.
Acquisition Details Purchased 1932.
Accession Number 65157
Access Status By Appointment
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Language French
Physical Description 76 ll. + 5 ll. 8vo. 161/2 x 101/2 cm. Original cloth covers.
Finding Aids Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).
Subject X-Rays
Subject Radium
MaterialType Archives - Non-digital
System No. 97459389-3d9e-4503-9e8d-026fd36b7c7c