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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms dk-02532
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  252 x 205mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2b
Language:  French
Place:  Paris
Date:  1802-12-18
Other type of date:  Le 27 Frimaire an XI
Short summary:  Would like to use the facilities of the addressees to, inter alia, demonstrate that a magnetised wire has a greater affintiy for the South Pole and lesser for the North Pole, than has an unmagnetised wire. The author learned the fact from Ritter.
Person:  Ørsted, Hans Christian, 1777 (Rudkoebing)-1851 (København), Physicist, Professor, author
Person:  Ritter, Johann Wilhelm, 1776 (Zamicne)-1810 (München), Physicist, person referred to
Subject:  Physics
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Athénée de Paris (Institution)
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