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Priestley, Joseph (1733-1804), scientist

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Surname: Priestley
Forenames: Joseph
Gender: Male
Date: 1733-1804
Biography: ODNB link for Priestley, Joseph (1733-1804) Scientist
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P144109 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P23481 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Joseph Priestley
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
corresp and papers
Dr Williams's Library
NRA 13168 Dr Williams's Lib

See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
2
1760-90: notebook and sermons
Oxford University: Tate Library
NRA 19870 Manchester Coll

See HMC Papers of British churchmen 1780-1940, 1987
3
corresp and papers
University of Pennsylvania: Van Pelt Library
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
4
corresp and papers
American Philosophical Society Library
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
5
papers
Royal Society
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
6
misc corresp and papers
Dickinson College Library
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
7
MS sermon and address rel to Birmingham riot
Leeds Leisure Services: Local and Family History Library
NRA 36365 Leeds misc
8
biographical chart of the world
Bedfordshire Archives & Records Service
NRA 6970 Bedfordshire misc
9
1767-93: letters and sermons
Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service
NRA 28607 Birmingham coll
10
1791-93: papers rel to damages claimed after 'Priestley Riots'
Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service
NRA 28569
11
Doctrines of Heathen Philosophy
University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
NRA 32504 BUL misc
12
1771-1802: corresp with Sir Joseph Banks (11 items)
See information in published source
See WR Dawson, The Banks letters, 1958
13
1795-1803: letters (11) to Benjamin Barton etc
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
14
1775-1802: letters (12) to Matthew Boulton
Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service
NRA 9497 Boulton
15
1766-71: corresp with J Canton
Royal Society
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
16
1766-82: corresp with Benjamin Franklin (25 items)
American Philosophical Society Library
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
17
1772-93: letters to Lord Lansdowne
Collection held privately: enquiries to Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 37645 Petty
18
1766-1803: letters (c250) to Theophilus Lindsey
Dr Williams's Library
NRA 13168 Dr Williams's Lib
19
1766-91: letters (20) to Richard Price
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
20
1791-94: letters to William Russell
British Library, Manuscript Collections
21
1778-1793: letters to James Watt
Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service
NRA 22549 Watt
22
1782: catalogue of his scientific books
Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service
23
1791-1800: letters (41) to John Vaughan
American Philosophical Society Library
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
24
1780-92: letters (31) to Josiah Wedgwood
Royal Society
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
25
1790-1802: corresp with John Wilkinson (66 items)
Livewire Warrington Library and Archive Service
NRA 9201 Warrington Library
26
corresp with Christopher Wyvill
North Yorkshire County Record Office
NRA 13480 Wyvill
27
1771-1804: letters
University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
NRA 13739

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