Please note that there will be no July First Friday event. The Museum at CHF will also be closed July 2–4.
The Othmer Library Tumblr showcases intriguing, quirky, and fun items unearthed by CHF’s librarians and archivists.
From Distillations podcast
From Distillations magazine
Science on Tap: “For Science! Four Tales of Body Snatching, Organ Collecting, and Fraud in 19th-Century Philadelphia”
First Friday: Science at Play Story Fair
Joseph Priestley Society: Mike Lacey
Joseph Priestley Society: Mark Vergnano
Joseph Priestley Society: Alan Hatton
Detail of Chemistry, Engraved by J. Chapman
Portrait of F. W. Clarke.
Donato d’Eremita, Dell' elixir vitae (1624)
Prototype for the Perkin-Elmer Model 12 Infrared Spectrophotometer
Sears Chemistry Set, ca. 1958
Detail of The Chemist, Edward Allen Schmidt, 19th century
Comparison of Fertilizers, Fixed Nitrogen Research Laboratory
Otto Tachenius, Hippocrates chymicus (1677)
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