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Burdon-Sanderson, Sir John Scott, 1825-1905 (regius professor of medicine, University of Oxford)


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Annual Address by Thomas Sturrock, vice president, 1845

Identifier: Coll-43 ::: MS 2935.5
Scope and Contents

Annual Address by Thomas Sturrock, vice president of the Edinburgh Geological Society, looking at the development of geology and mineralogy, wider scientific developments and their relationship to religion, war and other issues.

Dates: 1845

Chemistry Class Album, 1844-1858

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/C2/4
Scope and Contents

List of students attending chemistry lectures by William Gregory, including details of their 'native place'. Students include Sir Patrick Heron Watson, Charles Murchison and Sir John Scott Burdon-Sandeman.

Dates: 1844-1858

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from H.G Herschell, 27 November 1903

Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/129
Scope and Contents

Herschell reports that his cousin, Lady Burdon Sanderson, has injured herself falling down the stairs and provides news from herself and John Burdon Sanderson.

Dates: 27 November 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Burdon Sanderson, [c. 01 April 1904]

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/36
Scope and Contents

Burdon-Sanderson thanks Ewart for sending him a copy of his book (presumably The Penycuik Experiments) and states that he is glad that Ewart has worked to illuminate various issues surrounding the theory of telegony.

The letter is inscribed merely 'Oxford, Good Friday', although another hand has indicated a possible year span of 1904-1906.

Dates: [c. 01 April 1904]

Some of the papers read before the Edinburgh Geological Society, 1863-1864

 Series — Volume MS 2934.2: Series Coll-43/8
Identifier: Coll-43/8
Scope and Contents

Publications and printed items consist of:

  1. 1 volume containing 9 papers
Dates: 1863-1864

Visitors Book, with index of names, 1895-1898

Identifier: Coll-14/8/2
Scope and Contents

The names are assumed to relate to visitors to Ewart's residence at the Bungalow, Penicuik. Index includes tick boxes next to categories such as 'Sheep and wool' and '21 Days Horse', which possibly relate to people's research interests or purchases. Names include: G. Baldwin Brown, J. Burdon-Sanderson, Arthur Cecil, , A. Geikie, R.B Haldane, F.H.A Marshall, R.C Punnett, Arthur E. Shipley and E.N Wentworth.

Dates: 1895-1898

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