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  • The IET was formed by the merger of the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE) and the Institution of Incorporated Engineers (IIE)
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    Collections information

    Businesses (29)

    Organisations (54)

    Persons (97)

    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (39)

    • NRA 39885 John Norman Aldington, businessman and electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 22890 Henry Albert Howard Boot, physicist: corresp and papers on the cavity magnetron link to online catalogue
    • NRA 38797 Jacob Brett, telegraphic engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38906 Sir Charles Tilston Bright, telegraph engineer: letter book and corresp rel to West Indies cable
    • NRA 23351 Douglas Richard Chick, electrical engineer: papers link to online catalogue
    • NRA 22341 James Clerk-Maxwell, physicist: corresp
    • NRA 38782 William Fothergill Cooke, electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38386 JA Crabtree & Co Ltd, electrical equipment mfrs, Walsall
    • NRA 38905 Edward Davy, physician and electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38548 Electrical Association for Women
    • NRA 35715 Electrical Power Engineering Co (B'ham) Ltd, electric motor mfrs, Birmingham
    • NRA 35716 Evershed & Vignoles Ltd, electrical engineers, London
    • NRA 38783 John Joseph Fahie, electrical engineer and historian: corresp and papers
    • NRA 39907 Michael Faraday, natural philosopher: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38439 Sir Arthur Percy Morris Fleming, electrical engineer: corresp and working papers
    • NRA 40846 Thomas Charles Gilbert, industrialist and electrical engineer: business corresp and papers
    • NRA 38491 Dame Caroline Haslett, electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38781 Oliver Heaviside, mathematical physicist and electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38904 John Hopkinson, electrical engineer: diary and family corresp
    • NRA 39886 Institution of Electrical Engineers
    • NRA 20573 Institution of Electrical Engineers: misc accessions
    • NRA 20552 Insulite Co Ltd and British Insulite Co Ltd London
    • NRA 40848 International Conference of Woman Engineers and Scientists
    • NRA 39294 Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge, physicist: corresp and papers rel to telegraph patents
    • NRA 41011 Hans Gerhard Lubszynski, physicist: papers
    • NRA 38545 William McClelland, electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38677 Albert Henry Midgley, electrical engineer: personal and business papers
    • NRA 22568 Francis J Mudford Ltd, electrical contractors, Holloway, London
    • NRA 39884 Sir Henry Norman, public servant: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38907 Sir William Henry Preece, electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38398 Sir William Henry Preece, electrical engineer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 40843 Sir Walter Charles Puckey, production engineer, industrialist and management consultant: corresp an
    • NRA 38438 Gordon Hindle Rawcliffe, electrical engineer: corresp and working papers
    • NRA 38778 Sir Francis Ronalds, electrical engineer and meteorologist: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38440 Sir Isaac Shoenberg, electrical engineer and television pioneer: corresp and papers
    • NRA 38780 Silvanus Phillips Thompson, physicist: MS collection and corresp
    • NRA 38371 Winton Thorpe, Tunnadine & Partners, consulting engineers, London
    • NRA 38829 Verena Holmes Lecture Fund
    • NRA 38547 Women's Engineering Society


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