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MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746), mathematician

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Surname: MacLaurin
Forenames: Colin
Gender: Male
Date: 1698-1746
Biography: ODNB link for MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746), mathematician
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P151288 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P18593 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Colin MacLaurin
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
c1720-43: corresp and papers
Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre
2
lecture notes and papers
Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
3
papers rel to spheroids and Nugae Poeticae
British Library, Manuscript Collections
4
1735: memorial to Commissioners of Excise
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
5
papers
Royal Society
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
6
1737-42: letters to Sir John Clerk
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 29182
7
letters to James Spreull etc (copies)
Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department
See Accessions to repositories 1977
8
1728-40: letters (11) to James Stirling
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 14810
9
papers rel to projected biography by JC Eaton
Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department
See Guide to Dept of Special Collections, 1989

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