- Black, Joseph, 1728-1799
- Call number
- Pforz MS
- Physical description
- 1 item
- Preferred Citation
- Joseph Black manuscript material : 1 item, Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library
- Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
- Access to materials
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
Joseph Black, Scottish chemist and physician. Best known for his experiments and discoveries with regard to heat and the properties of gasses, Black was a partner and longtime friend of James Watt. To a "Mr. Johnston" : 1 autograph note signed : [ca. late 18th century] : (MISC 0960) : a dinner invitation.
Using the collection
LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Third Floor, Room 319