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    Name: George Adams II
    Alternate Name(s):
    • George Adams the Younger
    • George Adams II
    Biographical Dates: 1750 - 1795
    George Adams
    Biography: Mathematical instrument maker to George III of England, succeeding his father George Adams in the post

    After Adams's death the business was continued first by his widow, Ann, and George Adams junior (1750–1795). The latter, who had been apprenticed to his father in 1765;

    Text Entries:
    " Adams family (per. 1734–1817), makers of scientific instruments and globes ", Oxford Dictionart of National Biography, (accessed 08/15/2014)
    Book related to this person:
    • Index and Plates to Lectures on Natural and Experimental Philosophy, Considered in It's Present State of Improvement
    • A Catalogue of Mathematical, Philosophical, and Optical Instruments...George Adams
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