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Joseph Priestley materials


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Much of this material is genealogically-oriented, including correspondence with descendents of Priestley, genealogical charts and items of ephemera. The bulk of it centers around Priestley's time in England.

This is a small collection of materials concerning Priestley's years in England and his family background. Collection consists of correspondence research notes, personal papers, pamphlets, reprints, and photos documenting the career of Joseph Priestley. The collection was assembled by Dr. Aydelotte's father.

Source of acquisition--Aydelotte, Margaret A. . Method of acquisition--Gift;; Date of acquisition--1985..

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