Chemistry lecture notes  1856-1857
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History

The study and profession of chemistry increased significantly throughout the mid-1800s, both in Europe and in the United States. During this period, chemistry societies were established to unite scholarly communities, and the subsequent popularity of chemistry led to the expansion of study in other scientific disciplines. The number of known elements, for example, grew from 62 in 1850 to 82 in 1910.