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Mercer, John, (1791-1866), Chemist and Calico Printer

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Surname: Mercer
Forenames: John
Gender: Male
Date: 1791-1866
Biography: ODNB link for Mercer, John (1791-1866) Chemist and Calico Printer
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P165722 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P19663 )
Online related resources Artists' Paper Register link for John Mercer Bibliography of British and Irish History link for John Mercer
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
autobiography and papers
Lancashire Archives
c1830-48: recipe and trial books
Oxford University: History of Science Museum
See Morris & Russell, Archives of British Chemical Industry, 1988
1844: pattern book
Manchester Archives and Local Studies
1842-44: letters (17) to Lord Playfair
Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982