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Persons (470)

Families (2)

Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (14)

  • NRA 19709 Sir Frederick Charles Bawden, plant pathologist: papers
  • NRA 22627 Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett, nuclear physicist: corresp and papers
  • NRA 31552 Robert Boyle, natural philosopher and chemist: papers link to online catalogue
  • NRA 22341 James Clerk-Maxwell, physicist: corresp
  • NRA 17536 Howard Walter Florey, Baron Florey, pathologist: corresp and papers link to online catalogue
  • NRA 15294 Robert Were Fox, scientist: corresp link to online catalogue
  • NRA 13899 Sir John Gaddum, physiologist: papers link to online catalogue
  • NRA 8803 Sir John Frederick William Herschel, 1st Baronet, astronomer: corresp and papers
  • NRA 18546 Sir Cyril Norman Hinshelwood, biochemist: corresp and papers link to online catalogue
  • NRA 22337 Sir Owen Willans Richardson, physicist: corresp and papers
  • NRA 26015 Sir Robert Robinson, chemist: corresp and papers
  • NRA 13900 Sir Francis Eugene Simon, physicist: corresp and papers link to online catalogue
  • NRA 31136 Sir Harold Warris Thompson, chemist: corresp and papers
  • NRA 12203 John Wallis, mathematician: corresp and papers

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