An interesting collection of
historical microscopes
from 1680

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Welcome to our English website

22-12-2017 | We are pleased to announce the launch of the English version of our website. …

Opening microscopes

26-09-2017 | Frank Pothoven has opened a Bleeker S microscope, that has been donated to the …

Summary of the Historical Microscopy Foundation

In 1987 J. Lindeman (pathologist, † 2014) founded the Historical Microscopy Foundation. The objective of the foundation is to collect, describe and preserve light microscopical and related techniques for medical and biological examination.

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