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Schorlemmer, Carllocked

  • P. J. Hartog
  • , revised by Anthony S. Travis


Schorlemmer, Carl (1834–1892), chemist, was born on 30 September 1834 at Darmstadt, the eldest child of Johannes Schorlemmer, a master carpenter, and his wife, whose maiden name was Roth. He went first to the elementary school, and then to the Realschule. At the urging of his mother (but much against his father's inclination), he attended, between the ages of sixteen and nineteen, the ...

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