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Priestley, Joseph (1733 - 1804)
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Image captionJoseph Priestley, Natural Philosopher, Resided Here from 1761 to 1767 as a Tutor in the Warrington Academy.
Associated name Warrington Society
Creator (Artist) Wedgwood, Josiah , 1730 - 1795
Image Type Photograph
Image Date [not before 1904]
Size 25.5 x 20 cm.
Call number Smith P/P933.13 M
Notes Photograph of a 1904 memorial tablet, featuring a relief portrait of Joseph Priestley. Portrait is after a late 18th century plaque manufactured by Josiah Wedgwood. For a photograph of the original plaque, see P/P933a S. Also inscribed on tablet: This tablet was erected by the Warrington Society on the Centenary of his death, 6th February, 1904. Motto at top of tablet: Fiat Lux. Translation: Let there be light. 2 copies.