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Biographical Sketch of John Patton Emmet [manuscript] 1952.

Runk, B. F. D
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Description
1 item.
Cite as
B. F. D. Runk. Biographical Sketch of John Patton Emmet, 1952, ACHS 666, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
Runk delivered an address on the University of Virginia professor of chemistry before the Albemarle County Historical Society at "Morea." He quoted letters from Emmet to his sister, Jane and sister-in-law Ann including one in which Emmet mentions the Newtown (Albemarle) pippin. Of interest are descriptions of Emmet at a Carnival in Naples and student riots at the University of Virginia. He concludes with a list of Emmet's contributions to science.
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