Darwin, Charles Robert, 1809-1882 (Naturalist)
- Existence: 1809-1882
Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Series — Folder: EUA CA6/1825CRD
Identifier: EUA CA6/1825CRD
Scope and Content 7 cards: Class card: Materia Medica; Diatectics & Pharmacy, 182_ [Andrew Duncan junr.] Class card: Principles and Practice of Surgery, 1825 [Alexander Monro] Class card: Chemistry & Pharmacy, 1825-1826 [Thomas Charles Hope] Class card: Clinical lectures, 1825 [Dr. [Robert] Graham and Dr. [William Pultney] Alison] Class card: Anatomy,...
Scope and Contents The Correspondence from Sir Francis Darwin sub-series consists of:
- 13 letters, the bulk dated 1884-1887 and arranged chronologically
Scope and Contents The Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie A-M series consists of:
- letters alphabetically arranged by sender, including those from Charles Robert Darwin, the Geological Society, Joseph Lister, Sir Charles Lyell and Sir Roderick Impey Murchison
Dates: late 19th century
Sub-Series — Box: Lyell Temp Box 1.2 (Formerly Gen 109)
Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 495-1068
Scope and Contents Correspondence of Sir Charles Lyell, Ca-De consists of:
- letters from colleagues and acquaintances from around the world including fellow scientists such as James Croll, Charles Robert Darwin, George Mercer Dawson, Carlo and Gaetano Giorgio Gemmellaro (1803-1874)
Scope and Contents The records of the Edinburgh Plinian Society consist of a Minute Book for the period 1826-1828 and a Minute Book for the period 1828-1841. Appended to the relevant volume is a note of the references to the membership of Charles Darwin.
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Alexander MacMillan lamenting the slow sales of his book 'Memoirs of Edward Forbes' and suggesting this is due to the popularity of "the Gorilla book", [3rd edition Charles Robert Darwin's Origin of the Species].
Dates: 19 June 1861
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Jessie Aitken Wilson concerning the ownership of letters which her late brother George Wilson had borrowed as background material for the 'Memoirs of Edward Forbes'. She suggests writing to the owners to let them know that she has transferred them to Sir Archibald Geikie, and writes a detailed action list. She discusses the health of Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay and her dislike of Emily M Yelverton.
Dates: 24 January 1860