Tait, Peter Guthrie (1831-1901)

MS2/25/4 - Black and White Photograph, Mounted with Glass, of Apparatus. 240 x 210mm

Andrews Manuscripts

Queen's University Belfast, Special Collections

This collection consists of a selection of scientific papers and correspondence by and addressed to Chemist and Physicist, Thomas Andrews (1813-85), chiefly written in his own hand or copied by his daughters, Elizabeth Andrews and Mary K. Andrews, and forming part of the documents used in the preparation of 'The Scientific Papers of the Late Thomas Andrews. With a Memoir by P.G. Tait and A. Crum B ...

Commission of HM Queen Victoria appointing Thomson to Professorship at Queen's College, Belfast (MS13/B/2)

Thomson Collection

Queen's University Belfast, Special Collections

Collection of scientific papers and notebooks, memoranda, lectures, correspondence etc of James Thomson (1822-1892), Professor of Engineering at Queen’s College, Belfast, 1857-1873. Various topics are highlighted in the collection reflecting Professor Thomson’s wide range of research interests. These include such areas as fluid motion, the formation of river bars, ventilation, atmospheric circulat ...