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Scientists, engineers and inventors. Discover the people related to the collections in some way, be they authors, artists, photographers or subjects of photos. They may be historical, mythological or religious as well as organisations or companies. Click on the links for each person to navigate to related objects.

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Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879)
Francis Crick (1916-2004)
John Dalton (1766-1844)
Sir Nigel Gresley (1876-1941)
Irene Joliot-Curie (1897-1956)
Joseph Priestley (1733-1804)
Tom Purvis (1888-1959)
Charles Urban (1867-1942)
London, Midland & Scottish Railway

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