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The Swedish plaque: "PÅ DENNA PLATS I GÅRDEN 161 I KLOSTERKVARTERET HADE JOHAN GADOLIN KEMIPROFESSOR VID DEN FORNA ÅBO AKADEMI, SITT LABORATORIUM ÅREN 1797-1814." Translation: "On this site at the house number 161 in the Cloister Quarter the professor of chemistry at Åbo Akademi Johan Gadolin had his laboratory 1797-1814." This was after his discovery of yttrium (1794), which was performed in the university laboratory.