John Ferguson (chemist)

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John Ferguson (1838-1916) c. 1890

John Ferguson FRSE LL.D. (24 Januar 1838 – 3 November 1916) wis a Scots chemist an bibliografer. He is notit for the early alchemy an chemistry bibliografie Bibliotheca chemica.[1] He wis generally nicknamed Soda Ferguson. A collection o 7,500 beuks an manuscripts, held bi Glesga Varsity oreeginally frae his leebrar, are kent as the Ferguson Collection.[2]

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  1. Weston, David (2004). "Ferguson, John (1838–1916)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  2. "University of Glasgow - Services A-Z - Special collections - Collections A-Z - Ferguson Collection". Gla.ac.uk. Retrieved 2017-01-28.