Tully, William, 1785-1859
- Existence: 1785-11-18 - 1859-02-28
William Tully (1785-1859), medical practitioner in Connecticut; president and professor at the Vermont Academy of Medicine; faculty of medicine at Yale.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Edward Claudius Herrick papers
Call Number: MS 691
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, notes, and drawings record Herrick's work in astonomy and entomology, particularly his observations on the Aurora Borealis and the Hessian fly. Prominent scientists among his correspondents include Louis Agassiz, James D. Dana, Thaddeus William Harris, Elias Loomis, Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet, William C. Redfield, Samuel H. Scudder, Benjamin Silliman, Benjamin Silliman Jr., and William Tully. His career as librarian of Yale College (1843-1858) is reflected in...
- Subject: Astronomy X