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Académie des sciences (France)


Biographical / Historical

The Académie royale des sciences was founded in 1666 and suppressed in 1793. In 1795 it was reorganized as a branch of the Institut de France under the name Classe des sciences mathematiques et physiques. It later became known as the Académie des sciences.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Miscellaneous letters collection

Call Number: Ms Coll 49

Miscellaneous Letters Collection is a collection of hundreds of individual letters or small groups of letters, mostly by physicians and scientists, either donated to the Historical Library or purchased.

Dates: 1649-1961