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<ul><li><p>Medallic Illustrations of the History of Science (First Series: XIXth and XXth Centuries)Ninth ArticleAuthor(s): George SartonSource: Isis, Vol. 14, No. 2 (Oct., 1930), pp. 417-419Published by: The University of Chicago Press on behalf of The History of Science SocietyStable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/224687 .Accessed: 14/06/2014 21:18</p><p>Your use of the JSTOR archive indicates your acceptance of the Terms &amp; Conditions of Use, available at .http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p><p> .JSTOR is a not-for-profit service that helps scholars, researchers, and students discover, use, and build upon a wide range ofcontent in a trusted digital archive. We use information technology and tools to increase productivity and facilitate new formsof scholarship. For more information about JSTOR, please contact support@jstor.org.</p><p> .</p><p>The University of Chicago Press and The History of Science Society are collaborating with JSTOR to digitize,preserve and extend access to Isis.</p><p>http://www.jstor.org </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/action/showPublisher?publisherCode=ucpresshttp://www.jstor.org/action/showPublisher?publisherCode=hsshttp://www.jstor.org/stable/224687?origin=JSTOR-pdfhttp://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsphttp://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p></li><li><p>Medallic Illustrations of the History of Science </p><p>(First Series: XJXth and XXth centuries). </p><p>Ninth Article. </p><p>This collection of scientific medals began to appear in volumes 8 of Isis. The eighth article appeared in volume XIV, p. 2I5-i8, pl. 6-9, 1930. The Editor will welcome photographs or suggestions for the fol- lowing parts of this series. It is intended to publish only medals having a sufficient scientific and artistic interest. Medals dedicated to scientists who are still living can not be published at once, but will be considered for ulterior publication. GEORGE SARTON. </p><p>No. 48. (FRANVOIS) EMILE MAUPAS. Born at Vaudry, Calvados, I842; died, Algiers, I9I6. French protozoologist. </p><p>Artist C. H. or CH. ? (CHAPLAIN ?). Date 1913. Size 63 X 41 mm. Collection: Cabinet des Medailles, Paris. (Courtesy of Mme. </p><p>H. METZGER). Obv. Portrait (fig. 67). EZMILE MAUPAS. C. H. Rev. Rajeunissement caryogamique des cilies, I889. Sexualit6 </p><p>des rotiferes, I890, et des n6matodes, I900, etc. (fig. 68). </p><p>No. 49. ADOLPHE (THIODORE) BRONGNIART. French botanist. Born Paris, i8oi; died Paris, I876. One of the founders of palaeobotany. </p><p>Artist OscAR ROTY (I846-I9II). Date Size 47 mm. </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p></li><li><p>4I 8 MEDALLIC ILLUSTRATIONS </p><p>Collection: Cabinet des M&amp;dailles, Paris. (Courtesy of Mme. H. METZGER). </p><p>Obv. Portrait (fig. 69). ADOLPHE BRONGNIART. 0. ROTY. Rev.: Membre de l'Academie des sciences. Professeur de </p><p>botanique au Mus6um d'histoire naturelle. Inspecteur general de l'enseignement superieur. Commandeur de la Legion d'honneur. xiv. janvier MDCCCI, xviii fevrier M.DCCC.LXXVI. </p><p>No. 50. HENRI MOISSAN. French chemist. Born, Paris, i852; died, Paris, 1907. Cyanogen compounds. Isolation of fluorine, I886. Electric furnace. Artificial diamonds. </p><p>Artist : J. C. CHAPLAIN. French medallist (I839-1909). Date 1906. Size 57 X 46 mm. Collection: Cabinet des Medailles, Paris. (Courtesy of Mme. </p><p>H. METZGER). Obv. Portrait (fig. 70). HENRI MOISSAN. J. C. CHAPLAIN, </p><p>I906. Rev. A HENRI MoIssAN, Membre de l'Institut. En souvenir </p><p>du 20e anniversaire de sa decouverte du fluor. Ses eleves, ses amis. I886-I906. (Electric cell). </p><p>No. 51. 1 TIENNE GEOFFROY SAINT- HILAIRE. French zoologist and anatoist. Born, ]gtampes, 1772; died, Paris, 1844. Member of the expedition to Egypt. Loi du balancement des organes. Theory of evolution. </p><p>Artist : JOSEPH DANTZELL. French medallist, born at Lyon, 1805; died at Paris, I877. (FORRER, I, 506, 1904; 7, 204, 1923). </p><p>Date: Size : 40 mm. Collection: Cabinet des Medailles, Paris. (Courtesy of Mime. </p><p>METZGER). Obv.: Portrait (fig. 7I). GEOFFROY St. HILAIRE. DANTZELL F. Rev.: N6 t 1gtampes, I5 avril 1772. Auteur de la philosophie </p><p>anatomique. Fondateur de la Menagerie, An 2 - 1793. </p><p>No. 52. (Louis FRANgoIs) JOSEPH BERTRAND. Born Paris, i822; died Paris I900. French mathematician. Historian of mathe- matical sciences. </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p></li><li><p>No 48 MAupsA </p><p>(Figs. 67, 68) </p><p>Isis, xiv, pl. 6N Medallic Illustrations. IX </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p></li><li><p>No. 49. BRONGNIART. </p><p>(Fig 69.) </p><p>No 50. MOISSAN (Fig. 70.) </p><p>Isis, XIV, Pl. 27 Medallic Illustrations. lX </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p></li><li><p>No. 5I. GEoFFROY St. HILAIRE (Fig. 7T.) </p><p>No. 52. JOSEPH BERTRAND (Fig. 72.) </p><p>ISiS, XIV, pl. 28 Medallic Illustrations. IX </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p></li><li><p>No. 53. J. H. FABRE~. (Figs. 73, 74.) </p><p>IhSi, XIV, PI. 29 Medallic Illustrations. IX </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p></li><li><p>MEDALLIC ILLUSTRATIONS 419 </p><p>Artist: JULES CLJMENT CHAPLAIN. French medallist. Born at Mortagne, Orne, I839; died I909. </p><p>Date: I894. Size: 67 mm. Obv.: LIS FgOIS JOSEPH BERTRAND. Membre de l'Institut. </p><p>(fig. 72). Rev.: A JOSEPH BERTRAND. Membre de l'Academie frangaise. </p><p>Secr6taire perpetuel de l'Academie des sciences. Pour honorer 50 annees de devouement i la science et A l'enseignement. Ses eleves, ses admirateurs et ses amis. Mars I844-I894. (laurel branch). </p><p>No. 53. JEAN HENRI FABRE. French entomologist (i823-1915). See medal No 5. (Isis, 8, 335) by SIcARD. </p><p>Artist: LOUIS PATRIARCHE. French medallist. Born at Bastia, Corsica (FORRER, vol. 4, 429, 1 909. </p><p>Date: 19II. Size: 70 x 50 mm. Collection: LYMAN C. NEWELL, Boston. Obv.: Portrait (fig. 73). J. H. FABRE. Entomologiste. L. PA- </p><p>TRIARCHE, I9I I. Rev.: (FABRE's home at S6rignan, fig. 74). </p><p>This content downloaded from 185.2.32.141 on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:18:07 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p>http://www.jstor.org/page/info/about/policies/terms.jsp</p><p>Article Contentsp.[417]p.418[unnumbered][unnumbered][unnumbered][unnumbered]p.419</p><p>Issue Table of ContentsIsis, Vol. 14, No. 2 (Oct., 1930), pp. 277-582Front Matter [pp.277-279]Fifth List of Members of the History of Science Society Members Elected from January 1, 1929 to July 1, 1930 [pp.280-284]Bishop Fulbert: Teacher, Administrator, Humanist [pp.285-300]The Astronomical Ceiling-Decoration in the Tomb of Senmut (XVIIIth Dynasty) [pp.301-325]Discovery of the Dispersion of Light and of the Nature of Color (1672) [pp.326-341]Alexandre Vassilievi Vassilieff. (N le 6 Aot 1855. Dcd le 6 Octobre 1929.) [pp.342-348]Trotula [pp.349-367]Prospectus for a Corpus of Medieval Scientific Literature in Latin [pp.368-384]Horologium Viatorum [pp.385-387]Some Notes on Indian Astronomy [pp.388-402]Reform of the Indian Calendars [pp.403-410]A Century of American Geodesy [pp.411-416]Medallic Illustrations of the History of Science (First Series: XIXth and XXth Centuries) Ninth Article [pp.417-419]Notes and Correspondence [pp.420-424]Reviewsuntitled [pp.425-426]untitled [pp.426-430]untitled [pp.430-433]untitled [pp.433-436]untitled [pp.436-437]untitled [pp.437-441]untitled [pp.441-444]untitled [pp.444-446]untitled [pp.446-449]untitled [pp.449-450]untitled [pp.450-454]untitled [pp.454-456]untitled [pp.456-458]</p><p>Twenty-Eighth Critical Bibliography of the History and Philosophy of Science and of the History of Civilization. (to January 1930) [pp.459-569]Author's Index to the Twenty-Eighth Bibliography [pp.570-578]Brief Table of Contents of Volume XIV (1930) [pp.579-581]Back Matter</p></li></ul>

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