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Dana, James Dwight, 1813-1895 (American geologist, mineralogist, and naturalist)


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence from James Dwight Dana, 1873-1899

Identifier: Coll-74/11/11
Scope and Contents The Correspondence from James Dwight Dana sub-series consists of:
  1. 29 letters in chronological order (1873-1892)
  2. 2 letters (1879 and 1888)
  3. 1 letter from unknown individual after the death of Dana (1899)
Dates: 1873-1899

Correspondence from Sir Francis Darwin, 1884-1887

Identifier: Coll-74/11/13
Scope and Contents The Correspondence from Sir Francis Darwin sub-series consists of:
  1. 13 letters, the bulk dated 1884-1887 and arranged chronologically
Dates: 1884-1887

Notes and Indices, October 1854

Identifier: Coll-203/2/folio(s) 1-27
Scope and Contents Notes and Indices including an Index to an article on James D. Dana, Notes on the Origin of the Caldera of Palma, Index [to an article] on Junghuhn and Notes on Harting, October 1854.
Dates: October 1854

Professional Correspondence, 1872-1917

Identifier: Coll-99/2
Scope and Contents c200 letters, chronologically arranged, including those from J Peter Lesley, Sir Joseph Prestwich, Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden, Grove Karl Gilbert, Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker and James Dwight Dana. Subjects covered include many aspects of geology and related matters.
Dates: 1872-1917