Essays Tagged: "Henry Hill Hickman"

The Discovery and Controversy over the First Use o

n as a way to administer medicine5, Humphrey Davy, who proved nitrous oxide was not poisonous6, and Henry Hill Hickman, who made the first successful experiments with nitrous oxide on lower animals7. ... off. In the spring of 1855, Morton came so agonizingly close to winning the $100,000 award. William Henry Witte, a United States representative who had befriended Morton, spoke to President Franklin P ...

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Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry