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Scrapbook of John Francis Campbell containing ‘372 Solar Thermographs of various sizes’, the results of his experiments with asbestos, from May to December 1882., 1882.

Identifier: Adv.MS.50.6.17

Scope and Contents

There are several letters bound in at the beginning of the volume including one from William Ellis and one from William Spottiswoode, the mathematician and physicist, 1882, and some press cuttings relating to meteorology and astronomy.


  • Creation: 1882.

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English; Scottish Gaelic


0.00 Linear metres (iii + 29 folios. Oblong folio.)

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

Archives and Manuscript Division
National Library of Scotland
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