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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00403
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  192 x 123mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  German
Place:  Karlsruhe
Date:  1777-12-22
Short summary:  About experiments with thunder electricity and inflammable air (oxy-hydrogen); the inflammable air is connected to the northern lights (aurora borealis) and with the stroke of lightning.
Person:  Böckmann, Johann Lorenz, 1741-1802, Mathematician, Physicist, Meteorologist, author
Person:  Lichtenberg, Georg Christoph, 1742-1799, Astronomer, Physicist, Philosopher, Professor, Natural scientist, person referred to ?
Person:  Lichtenberg, Ludwig Christian, 1738-1812, Natural scientist, person referred to ?
Subject:  Physics
COMMENTS
Comments:  Kept together with a clipping, mentioning Böckmanns books on electrotherapy, lightning conductors and conic sections.
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