Chair of Organic Chemistry (Schorlemmer)

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      GB 133 OCA/19/8
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      some documents in French and German
  • Physical Description
      10 pieces

Scope and Content

Testimonials supplied for Carl Schorlemmer in connection with his promotion to be professor of organic chemistry in 1874. Includes letters from William Odling (professor of chemistry, University of Oxford), Henry Watts (editor, Journal of the Chemical Society), Adolphe Wurtz (Dean of Medical Faculty, University of Paris) [in French], A Butlerow (professor of chemistry, University of St Petersburg), and Adolph Beyer (professor of chemistry, University of Strasbourg) [in German]