Geological Society of London (1807-:)
Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay from Ernest Favre who is sending him a copy of a geological work he has just completed on a range of mountains in the central area of Caucasus in Russia. He states that he has added many more routes/tracks to the original map designed by Frederic Dubois de Montpereux. His father, Alphonse Favre, has suggested that he approach Ramsay in the first instance to present the work to the Geological Society of London.
Dates: 20 February 1875
Identifier: Coll-74 Gen.524/8/32
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from H Banerman giving a list of candidates for the ballot of selection to be held at the closed meeting of the Geological Society of London on 21 February 1894.
Dates: 10 February 1894
Identifier: Coll-74 Gen.524/8/33
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from H Banerman thanking Geikie for his annual subscription to the Geological Society of London and his suggestion of HB Woodrow for membership. Banerman suggests that Geikie nominates him at the first January meeting of the Society.
Dates: 14 December 1898
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from LL Belinfante telling him that his paper Tertiary Basalt- Plateaux of North-western Europe will be published in the next Quaterly Journal of the Geological Society of London. Some amendments to 2 of the figures are suggested and these are enclosed (not attached).
Dates: 09 January 1896
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from LL Belinfante telling Geikie that he has gained the necessary permission to pass the James Hutton manuscript to him, and that it does not need to be brought before the council of the Geological Society of London as work is to be commenced as soon as possible. Receipt of the manuscript is acknowledged in a different hand.
Dates: 24 February 1898
Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 499-500
Scope and Contents Letter, with envelope, giving the reference, price and outlet for Carpenter's Introduction to the Study of the Foraminifera, details of other works concerning foraminifera, apologies for missing a Geology Society of London meeting due to ill health and a discussion concerning Zoophytes 30 November 1864.
Dates: 30 November 1864
Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 501-502
Scope and Contents Letter, thanking Lyell for forwarding some specimens. Descriptions of results in experiments to isolate the Foraminefera Eozoon from these and other specimens. Details of a dispute concerning this with William King and the possible diagrammatic presentation of results at the Geological Society of London when King presents his paper, 09 December 1865.
Dates: 09 December 1865
Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
Scope and Contents This green leather notebook contains diverse notes on geology of Perthshire, London, and Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, and proceedings likely of the Geological Society of London. The index is written on the final three pages of the notebook, the front and back covers are blank. Lyell's Own Index p. 7, Moore, extract from, - - Kinnordy + London p. 7, Blackadder on Serpent[ine] in Perthshire p. 8, Lectures, plan of, p. 44,...
Dates: 27 September 1842-10 December 1842
Scope and Contents The papers Sir Archibald Geikie consist of: personal, organisational and scientific correspondence geological notebooks with field sketches and water-colours reprints of his work miscellaneous lecture notes student's lecture notes lecture notes and printed maps relating to a visit to Boston proofs for...