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Scientist: Ferguson, James (1710 - 1776)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Scientific Instruments
Original Artist: John Townsend, fl. 1776-1778 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 16 x 9.9 cm / Sheet: 21 x 12.2 cm
Portrait of James Ferguson
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Scientist: Ferguson, James (1710 - 1776)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Scientific Instruments
Print Artist: Robert Page, 18th C. 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: John Townsend, fl. 1776-1778 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 14.7 x 8.6 cm /
Portrait of James Ferguson
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Scientist: Ferguson, James (1710 - 1776)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Scientific Instruments
Original Artist: John Townsend, fl. 1776-1778 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 34.5 x 25 cm /
Portrait of James Ferguson
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Scientist: Fraunhofer, Joseph von (1787 - 1826)
Discipline(s): Physics ; Scientific Instruments
Print Artist: Christian Gottlob Scherff, b. ca.1793 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17.7 x 14.6 cm / Sheet: 25.2 x 19.5 cm
Portrait of Joseph von Fraunhofer
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Scientist: Harrison, John (1693 - 1776)
Discipline(s): Scientific Instruments
Print Artist: William Holl, 1807-1871 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: King 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 12.5 x 10.2 cm / Sheet: 27.3 x 18.1 cm
Portrait of John Harrison
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Scientist: Kitchiner, William (1775? - 1827)
Discipline(s): Medicine ; Scientific Instruments
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 9.4 x 7.2 cm / Sheet: 12.8 x 9.1 cm
Portrait of William Kitchiner
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Scientist: Saxton, Joseph (1799 - 1873)
Discipline(s): Scientific Instruments
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 10.2 x 8.1 cm /
Portrait of Jospeh Saxton
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Scientist: Saxton, Joseph (1799 - 1873)
Discipline(s): Scientific Instruments
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17 x 11.8 cm / Sheet: 17 x 12.8 cm
Portrait of Jospeh Saxton
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Scientist: Saxton, Joseph (1799 - 1873)
Discipline(s): Scientific Instruments
Original Artist: Christian Schussele, ca.1826-1879 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11.5 x 7.5 cm /
Portrait of Jospeh Saxton
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