William Henry Fox Talbot

1800 - 1877

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Fox Talbot was a pioneer English photographer who also did work on elliptic functions.
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List of References (12 books/articles)

A Poster of Henry Fox Talbot

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Honours awarded to Henry Fox Talbot
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Fellow of the Royal Society1831
Royal Society Bakerian lecturer1837
Royal Society Royal Medal1838
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1858
Lunar featuresCrater Talbot


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. Fox Talbot Museum
  1. University of Glasgow UK
  2. NNDB

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