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Crerar Manuscript Collection (University of Chicago. Library)

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Works: 282 works in 390 publications in 6 languages and 391 library holdings
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Most widely held works about Crerar Manuscript Collection (University of Chicago. Library)
 
Most widely held works by Crerar Manuscript Collection (University of Chicago. Library)
Early American timber bridges : by Frank Fuller Fowle( )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript essay on wooden bridges prepared for the Western Society of Engineers
Zürcherische Seidenwebschule : I Curs : Composition & Décomposition : by Friedrich Klebs( )

in and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loose-leaved pattern book in Swiss-German on the design and production of silk fabric. Includes "Einzuge": hand-drawn, colored charts of jacquard weaves with manuscript explanation; and "Decomposition": 103 samples of silk fabric with manuscript explanation
My cookery books II : by Elizabeth Robbins Powell( )

2 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript draft of a descriptive review of 17th-19th century cookbooks, with extensive holograph corrections, annotations, and interleaved correspondence
Archaismus graphicus ab Henrico Spelmanno conscriptus in usum filibrum suorum, Anno Domini 1606 : by Henry Spelman( )

2 editions published in 1784 in Latin and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handwritten transcript of alphabetical list of Latin abbreviations and their meanings, in Latin, taken from Spelman's Archaismus Graphicus, 1606
Mathematics :( )

2 editions published in 1750 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript text on mathematics
The aeroplane and its stability during flight by Wilhelm Kress( )

2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript essays and notes. Includes original German draft of "Der Drachenflieger und dessen Stabilität während dem Fluge" and its English translation, "The aeroplane and its stability during flight." Also includes "Questions to Kress" (possibly from Octave Chanute) and a letter from Kress, Vienna, to Chanute (1895 June 12)
Ji zhong zhi nan :( )

2 editions published in 1900 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of two manuscripts on the treatment of swellings and the practice of acupuncture
The lung : by B. Merrill Ricketts( )

2 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript medical study with handwritten annotations on the pathology of the lung. Includes photographs
Recueil factice de cartes et de plans de ville de l'Europe et particulièrement de la France :( )

in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript study of the geographical, political, and administrative character of urban centers in various countries over several periods in history. Primarily French urban geography, but also includes much of Europe, the British Isles, and Africa. Primarily the work of Joannem Janssonium (Amsterdam, 1588-1665), Jean Boisseau (Paris, fl. 1637-1658), Nicolas Berey (Paris, 1606-1665), Jodocus Hondius [II?] (Amsterdam, 1594-1629), Jacques Honervogt, and Jean le Clerc (Paris, 1560-1621)
Notes : by Eduard Martin( )

2 editions published in 1837 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript notes on childbirth
Lectures on midwifery : by John Haighton( )

2 editions published in 1795 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holograph lecture notes on midwifery
Letters by Philip Chilwell De La Garde( )

2 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three autograph letters signed to Philip Chilwell de la Garde. One of the correspondents is Edward Hocken; the other writer's name is illegible. Topics relate to ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and a housing establishment for the blind
Balloons in the recent war : by Octave Chanute( )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript essay on the use of hot-air balloons in the Spanish-American War
Equipment for drying fruits and vegetables which can be made at home : by George Eben Bray( )

2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript carbon copy with manuscript corrections, on food-drying techniques. Includes eight photographs
Test results for railway brake shoes : by David Leonard Barnes( )

2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of a volume containing correspondence, memoranda, tables, and charts recording tests on railway brake shoes. Also contains published items relating to tests performed on various railway brake shoes. The tests were apparently conducted by the Brake Shoe Shop Test Committee on behalf of the Master Car-Builders' Association. The material was collected by Chicago engineer David L. Barnes, and it is to him that many of the letters are addressed. Most of the volume comprises tables and charts demonstrating the change of co-efficient of friction at differing levels of pressure. Some of the items in the volume are stamped with the identification: "The David L. Barnes Library of the Western Railway Club."
Icones oculi humani : by Samuel Thomas von Soemmerring( )

2 editions published in 1820 in Latin and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript treatise on the anatomy of the eye
Taxe für die gerichtlichen Aerzte u. Wundärzte :( )

2 editions published in 1844 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript on physicians' taxes in Mecklenbug-Schwerin
Neue Medicinal-Taxe für das Grossherzogthum Mecklenburg-Schwerin :( )

2 editions published in 1844 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript on medical taxes in Mecklenbug-Schwerin
Hebammen-Buch : by John Stark Robertson( )

2 editions published in 1830 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript treatise on the female reproductive system, fetal development, and obstetrics for midwives
Pulmonary tuberculosis : by Edward Franklin Wells( )

2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains manuscript census tables of cases of tuberculosis in various cities by region, primarily in the United States and including Canada, England, and Wales (1804-1895)
 
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Alternative Names
University of Chicago. Library. Crerar Manuscript Collection

Languages
English (23)

German (8)

Latin (4)

(3)

French (2)

Chinese (2)