Black J

General Information
Last Name: 
Black
First Name: 
Joseph
Gender: 
Male
Exact DOB: 
Friday, April 16, 1728
Exact DOD: 
Friday, December 6, 1799
Place of Birth: 
Bordeaux, France
Place of Death: 
Edinburgh, Scotland
Countries Active In: 
Scotland
Towns and Regions Active In: 
Glasgow
Edinburgh
Notes about Geographical Activity: 
Black taught at the Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Social History
Notes on Politics: 
Client of Henry Home, Lord Kames and of Archibald Campbell, third Duke of Argyll.
Education
Student of: 
Activities and Career
Active in Chemistry: 
Yes
Chemical Activities: 
Theories of heat; affinity; fixed air.
Published on Chemistry: 
Yes
Interest in Alchemy: 
No
Students: 
Notes: 
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