The Iron Room Archive Blog
To help celebrate the richness of the archive of the James Watt and Family Papers [MS 3219], held in Archives and Collections, Library of Birmingham, there will be a monthly blog on a Watt related subject in 2019, the bicentenary of his death.
Image: View of Greenock 1768 /(MS3004/6)
Image: Lind's electrical machine (MS MS3219/4/56/1)
Image; ship's figure head design (MS 3219/3/125)
Image: Catalogue of the Library of James Watt jnr (L78.1 WAT)
Image; hand coloured plate by the artist, Peter Fabris in Campi Phlegraei, Volcanoes of the 2 Sicilies vol. 1 by Sir William Hamilton, British Envoy to the Spanish Court in Naples