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GFA 30/1 :: Rudolf Gnade (Hg.): The Metallurgist Johann Conrad Fischer and his Relation with Britain (File)

Reference CodeGFA 30/1
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HFA 1/00720; 12.02; HFA 1/05320; 56.07

TitleRudolf Gnade (Hg.): The Metallurgist Johann Conrad Fischer and his Relation with Britain
1947 / Gnade, Rudolf
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Rudolf Gnade (Hg.): The Metallurgist Johann Conrad Fischer, 1773-1854, and his relations with Britain. Schaffhausen 1947. 65 Seiten.


  • Johann Conrad Fischer and his times (S.7)
  • The town of Schaffhausen at the end of the Old Regime (S.7)
  • Fischer's origin and education (S.9)
  • In the service of his hometown (S.11)
  • Johann Conrad Fischer as a Metallurgist (S.14)
  • Fischer produces the first cast steel on the Continent (S.15)
  • First journey to England. Further development of cast steel (S.20)
  • Fischer's Meteor Steel. Introduction of the malleable iron casting process into Austria (S.24)
  • Steel casting, an invention of Fischer's (S.33)
  • Fischer's participation in the Great Exhibition in London, 1851 (S.39)
  • Johann Conrad Fischer's impressions on Britain (S.46)
Keywordsworld exhibition :: metallurgy :: industrial history/industrial culture :: metal
ActorsFischer, Johann Conrad (1773–1854)
PlacesEngland :: Österreich
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