“Herbert Thomas Pratt (1926–2014)” in DelawareOnline: The News Journal
January 26, 2014 - Newark, DE
Excerpted from an obituary in DelawareOnline: The News Journal
Herbert T. Pratt, 88, of Newark, DE, died peacefully on Jan. 23, 2014, after a brief illness. . . .
He retired from DuPont in 1985 and immediately enrolled in a history program at Goddard College, receiving his MA degree in 1987. An avid collector of antiquarian books, his collection of 4000 volumes is now with the Chemical Heritage Foundation. He founded CHF’s Bolton Society, an organization for antiquarian chemistry book collectors. Read More.