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Rediscovery of the Elements: The Road to Karlsruhe

Rediscovery of the Elements: The Road to Karlsruhe

Date: Spring 2007
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the history of atomic weight and the events leading up to the Karlsruhe Congress of chemists. The authors visited several sites pertinent to these events and offer tourist information.
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The Story Behind the Cover

The Story Behind the Cover

Date: Autumn 2008
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article explaining the front cover of issue 3 of volume 99 of The Hexagon, which features a painting of mice around a Bunsen burner. James Marshall discusses the picture and how it relates to the history of chemistry.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: Johann Wolfgang Döbereiner

Rediscovery of the Elements: Johann Wolfgang Döbereiner

Date: Autumn 2007
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the life of Johann Wolfgang Döbereiner and his attempts to systematically organize the elements. Tourist information regarding locations significant to his history is included.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: Aluminum

Rediscovery of the Elements: Aluminum

Date: Summer 2006
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the history of aluminum, from its use in alum to its isolation. Tourist information is given regarding locations pertinent to aluminum.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Agricola

Rediscovery of the Elements: Agricola

Date: Autumn 2005
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the career and discoveries of Georgius Agricola. Tourist information regarding locations important to his life are visited and discussed.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: Carl Wilhelm Scheele

Rediscovery of the Elements: Carl Wilhelm Scheele

Date: Spring 2005
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the career and discoveries of Carl Wilhelm Scheele. Tourist information regarding locations important to Scheele's life are visited and discussed.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: The Second Discovery of Vanadium

Rediscovery of the Elements: The Second Discovery of Vanadium

Date: Autumn 2004
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing how vanadium was "rediscovered" in Sweden and found to be identical to del Rio's sample. Includes tourist information regarding areas relevant to this portion of vanadium's history.
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Pharmacy at Quedlinburg

Pharmacy at Quedlinburg

Date: Spring 2012
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Front cover of the spring 2012 issue of The Hexagon, featuring the pharmacy at Quedlinburg, Germany, where Martin Heinrich Klaproth was trained. The three story building is pinkish with white trim around its windows. A triangular stone piece with the image of a flying bird sits on the third floor over the entrance. The inside cover of the magazine contains a table of contents, staff listings, an editorial, and a description of the building.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: Phlogiston and Lavoisier

Rediscovery of the Elements: Phlogiston and Lavoisier

Date: Spring 2005
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the rise and fall of the eighteenth century idea of phlogiston. Tourist information is provided regarding pertinent areas of phlogiston's history.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: The Harz Mountains and Göttingen

Rediscovery of the Elements: The Harz Mountains and Göttingen

Date: Spring 2012
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the importance of the Harz Mountains and the University of Göttingen in the discovery of cadmium and thallium. Tourist information regarding the area is included.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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