About: History & Archives
Alexander Dallas Bache
1806 - 1867
Professor of Natural Philosophy and Chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania and first President of the National Academy of Sciences, 1863.
AAAS Presidential Address: "Address of Professor A. D. Bache," AAAS Proceedings (1851) 6:xli-lx.
AAAS offices held:
- President, 1850
- American Philosophical Society Library (Philadelphia, PA)