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Brown Bag Lecture: “Illuminating the Mid-20th-Century Revolution in Instrumental Analysis: The Bodensee Collection at the Chemical Heritage Foundation”
Joseph Priestley Society: David DeVore
Science on Tap: “Dracula, Tequila, and Fungus: A Night About Bats”
Women in Science⁄Science Onstage
Brown Bag Lecture: “Can Science Feed on Crisis? The Case of the French Resin Chemistry (1900–1970)”
Brown Bag Lecture: “Making Money Circulate: Chemistry and ‘Governance’ in the Career of Coins in the Early 19th-Century Dutch Empire”
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)
Safety goggles, 1960s
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