March in Chemistry
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in uranium salts, 1896.
born 1862: chemistry of nitrogen compounds
born 1771: first professor of chemistry at
, established first U.S. chemistry laboratory.
Archer John Porter Martin
John Alexander Reina Newlands
read a paper on the
"Law of Octaves"
before the Chemical Society, 1866; it was
not well received
born 1848: organic synthesis;