Nathaniel Bowditch

Painted plaster | 66.7 x 38.7cm | Undated cast after 1838-39 original

Robert Ball Hughes

Nathaniel Bowditch
26 Mar 1773 - 17 Mar 1838

Nathaniel Bowditch was one of America’s great practical scientists. His contributions to navigation and astronomy were signal achievements in the new republic, helping to create an identity distinct from ...
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