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Raffles, Thomas Stamford Bingley, 1781-1826 (British statesman | Lieutenant-Governor of the Dutch East Indies 1811-1816 | Lieutenant-Governor of Bencoolen 1818-1824)



  • Existence: 5 July 1781 - 5 July 1826

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Notebook No.4, May 1827- June 1827

Identifier: Coll-203/A1/4
Scope and Contents This notebook is a mix of geological observations, ruminations, and illustrations, Lyell also writes on law, society, and the church. A light natural leather journal, the cover reads "Index inside C" in ink. The notebook is written in pencil and ink. The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own "Index", found at the beginning and end of the notebook, transcribed from digital surrogates using the platform...
Dates: May 1827- June 1827