William Robert Grove (1811-1896)

Biography of William Robert Grove

  • William Robert Grove

    William Robert Grove

    Credit: Royal Institution


Grove was a barrister by training; despite this he researched into electrochemistry, producing improved types of battery. He was never an officer of the Royal Institution but was a member from 1835.


Papers include correspondence, papers - printed and manuscript drafts, a dialogue of continuity, drafts for a presidential address.

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