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Burton, William Merriam, 1865-1954

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1865 - 1954

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ira Remsen papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0039
Overview Ira Remsen, American chemist, educator and second President of Johns Hopkins University was born in New York City on February 10, 1846. The collection spans the years 1868 - 1938. The material consists of correspondence, speeches, publications, lectures and lecture notes, notebooks, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, photographs, reprints, books annotated by Remsen, and memorabilia.

W. W. Holland papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0231
Overview W.W. Holland was an industrial chemist and Hopkins researcher. Collection deals largely with Holland's work (1930-1934) on the Gyro process of cracking petroleum to produce gasoline. Includes research data, reports, correspondence, and printed material.