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Science and society in early America : essays in honor of Whitfield J. Bell, Jr., edited by Randolph Shipley Klein

Label
Science and society in early America : essays in honor of Whitfield J. Bell, Jr.
Title
Science and society in early America
Title remainder
essays in honor of Whitfield J. Bell, Jr.
Statement of responsibility
edited by Randolph Shipley Klein
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Klein, Randolph Shipley
  • Bell, Whitfield J.
Series statement
Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society
Series volume
v. 166
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bell, Whitfield J.
  • Science
  • Scientists
  • Physicians
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Science and society in early America : essays in honor of Whitfield J. Bell, Jr., edited by Randolph Shipley Klein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Benjamin Franklin : "the old England man" / Esmond Wright -- Frustration and Benjamin Franklin's medical books / Edwin Wolf 2nd -- William Byrd reports on his mission to the Cherokee in 1758 -- W. W. Abbot -- The men of '68 : graduates of America's first medical school / Randolph Shipley Klein -- "That awfull stage" (the search for the State House Yard Observatory) / Silvio A. Bedini -- Benjamin Henry Latrobe, "learned engineer," the American Philosophical Society, and the promotion of useful knowledge and works, 1798-1809 / Edward C. Carter II -- Consensus and conflict about imprisonment : the Philadelphia Society for Alleviating the Miseries of Public Prisons, 1787-1829 / Marvin E. Wolfgang -- Cotton textiles and industrialism / Thomas C. Cochran -- The American Industrial Revolution through its survivals / Brooke Hindle -- One professor's chief joy : a catalog of books belonging to Benjamin Smith Barton / Joseph Ewan -- Foreign membership of biological scientists in the American Philosophical Society during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / Bentley Glass -- Louis Agassiz as an early embryologist in America / Jane M. Oppenheimer
Control code
14078580
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
426 pages
Isbn
9780871691668
Lccn
85071740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)985914
Label
Science and society in early America : essays in honor of Whitfield J. Bell, Jr., edited by Randolph Shipley Klein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Benjamin Franklin : "the old England man" / Esmond Wright -- Frustration and Benjamin Franklin's medical books / Edwin Wolf 2nd -- William Byrd reports on his mission to the Cherokee in 1758 -- W. W. Abbot -- The men of '68 : graduates of America's first medical school / Randolph Shipley Klein -- "That awfull stage" (the search for the State House Yard Observatory) / Silvio A. Bedini -- Benjamin Henry Latrobe, "learned engineer," the American Philosophical Society, and the promotion of useful knowledge and works, 1798-1809 / Edward C. Carter II -- Consensus and conflict about imprisonment : the Philadelphia Society for Alleviating the Miseries of Public Prisons, 1787-1829 / Marvin E. Wolfgang -- Cotton textiles and industrialism / Thomas C. Cochran -- The American Industrial Revolution through its survivals / Brooke Hindle -- One professor's chief joy : a catalog of books belonging to Benjamin Smith Barton / Joseph Ewan -- Foreign membership of biological scientists in the American Philosophical Society during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / Bentley Glass -- Louis Agassiz as an early embryologist in America / Jane M. Oppenheimer
Control code
14078580
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
426 pages
Isbn
9780871691668
Lccn
85071740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)985914

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