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Hooke, Robert, (1635-1703), natural philosopher

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Surname: Hooke
Forenames: Robert
Gender: Male
Date: 1635-1703
  • Freshwater, Isle of Wight
Biography: ODNB link for Hooke, Robert (1635-1703) Natural Philosopher
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P150253 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P14385 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Robert Hooke
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1672-81: diary, journals and papers
London Metropolitan Archives: City of London
NRA 32762

See Bridson, Natural history MS resources 1980
1677-85: corresp and papers
Royal Society
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
corresp and papers
Cambridge University: Trinity College Library
NRA 35405 Hooke
1681-1695: authorising bills (as Westminster Abbey College Surveyor) for work at the Abbey, some with holograph notes
Westminster Abbey Library and Muniment Room