Pieter Teyler's Will stipulated that ‘an artistic painter or other lover of the arts and sciences' would live in his house. His task would be to maintain the books in the library and other collections (the medals, prints and drawings); and to catalogue and conserve them. This person would also ...
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Start your exploration of Teylers Universe
with one of these stories, or:
 Viervant and Husly: the<br> makers of the Oval Room
Founding and growth
 Van Marum: switching<br> between disciplines
Main actors
 Teylers Second Society:<br> the Scientific Society
Organisation
 The Physics College
Teyler's era
 The first books
Collecting
 From leaders to<br> followers
Thinking and doing