The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Kane, Sir Robert
Chemist, born in Dublin; originator of the Dublin Journal of Medical Science in 1832, and of the Irish Museum of Industry in 1846; was President of Queen's College, Cork, and President of the Royal Irish Academy in 1876; Published "Elements of Chemistry," and other works (1810-1890).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Kane, Sir Robert'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/k/kane-sir-robert.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.