Found 4 collections related to Scientists -- Great Britain -- 19th century -- Correspondence

Forster, T. (Thomas), 1789-1860
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
Thomas Ignatius Maria Forster, English writer on science and phrenologist. · To [?John Cam Hobhouse], Baron Broughton, politician : 1 autograph letter signed : 4 Mar 1859 : (P'ANA 0039) : 1 ¹/₂ pages (single sheet) : from Chateau de Beaurepaire,... more
Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Charles Babbage, mathematician and computer pioneer. He ignited a love for mathematics in a young Ada Byron in 1833 with a presentation to her of his first analytical engine, and her Sketch of the analytical engine invented by Charles Babbage was... more
Breen, Hugh
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Hugh Breen, British scientist. He superintended the moon-related computations, or "lunar reductions," at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich under Sir George Biddell Airy. To Thomas Love Peacock, novelist : 1 autograph letter signed : 3 Aug 1852 :... more
Owen, Richard, 1804-1892
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
3 items
Richard Owen, English comparative anatomist and palaeontologist. · To S. R. Townshend Mayer, founder of the Free and Open Church Association and writer : 3 items : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 3 Mar 1877 : (MISC 1294) : 1 page (double... more