Ramsay, William, 1852-1916

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Chemist. Fellow of the Royal Society.

From the description of Correspondence with Lord Rayleigh about argon, 1887-1907. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155003974

Professor of General Chemistry at University College London, 1887-1912. Fellow of the Royal Society.

From the description of Papers, 1870-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82743733

English scientist. Winner of Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1904. Discoverer of argon, helium, neon, krypton.

From the description of Letters to Will Orton Tewson, 1914- March 18-June 6. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50627693

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referencedIn Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927. Ira Remsen papers, 1868-1938. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
creatorOf Ramsay, William, 1852-1916. Letters. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf [William Ramsay, biographical materials]. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882. Papers, 1831-1882. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Sir James Paget correspondence, 1784-1932, 1784-1932 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Claude, Georges, 1870-1960. Papers (dealing mainly with neon lighting) American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Persifor Frazer papers, 1882-1906, 1882-1906 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Dewar, James. Items in various series of The Royal Society, 1877-1917. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Lebour, George Alexander Louis, 1847-1918. Correspondence, 1852-1914. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Edward Williams Morley Papers, 1833-1923, (bulk 1863-1899) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Claude, Georges, 1870-1960. Papers. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Ramsay, William, 1852-1916. Papers, 1870-1916. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Ernest, Maurice, 1872-1955. Papers, 1900-1954. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Charles Darwin papers, 1831-1882, 1831-1882 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Morley, Edward Williams, 1838-1923. Edward Williams Morley papers, 1833-1923 (bulk 1863-1899). Library of Congress
referencedIn Album materials, 1777-1925 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Ramsay, William, 1852-1916. Correspondence : with Edgar Fahs Smith, 1904-1909. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Ramsay, William, 1852-1916. Letters to Will Orton Tewson, 1914- March 18-June 6. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Worthington, A. M. (Arthur Mason), 1852-1916. Items in various series of The Royal Society, 1882-1899. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Ramsay, William, 1852-1916. Correspondence with Lord Rayleigh about argon, 1887-1907. American Institute of Physics
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associatedWith Claude, Georges, 1870-1960. person
associatedWith Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882. person
associatedWith Dewar, James. person
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Ernest, Maurice, 1872-1955. person
associatedWith Fitzgerald, George Francis, 1851-1901. person
associatedWith Frazer, Persifor, 1844-1909 person
associatedWith Huggins, William, Sir, 1824-1910. person
associatedWith Huxley, Thomas Henry, 1825-1895. person
associatedWith Lebour, George Alexander Louis, 1847-1918. person
associatedWith Le Chatelier, Henri, 1850-1936. person
associatedWith Lupton, J. H. (Joseph Hirst), 1836-1905. person
associatedWith Meyer, Victor, 1848-1897. person
correspondedWith Morley, Edward Williams, 1838-1923. person
associatedWith Paget, James, Sir, 1814-1899 person
associatedWith Playfair, Lyon Playfair, Baron, 1818-1998. person
associatedWith Rayleigh, Lord (Robert John Strutt), 1875- person
associatedWith Remsen, Ira, 1846-1927. person
associatedWith Stokes, George Gabriel, Sir, 1819-1903. person
associatedWith Tewson, William Orton, 1877-1947, person
associatedWith Thompson, Silvanus P. (Silvanus Phillips), 1851-1916. person
associatedWith Universität Tübingen. corporateBody
associatedWith University College, London. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Glasgow corporateBody
associatedWith Worthington, A. M. (Arthur Mason), 1852-1916. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Argon
Electrons
Radon
Chemical elements
Physical instruments--Photographs
Helium
Gases, Rare--Research
Krypton
Physical laboratories--Photographs
Neon
Xenon
Occupation
Chemists
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Birth 1852-10-02

Death 1916-07-23

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English

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