Skip to main content

Darwin, Charles Robert, 1809-1882 (Naturalist)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1809 - 1882

Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:

Notebook No.72, 9 August 1838- September 1838

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 3: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/72
Scope and Contents This red leather notebook include Charles Lyell's geological observations, sketches, some essays with queries, diary entry from August 29th 1838 from Kinnordy about the length and publication of Principles of Geology and Elements of Geology. The index is p. 139,140, and inside back cover. 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...
Dates: 9 August 1838- September 1838

Notebook No.73, 22 November 1838-13 March 1839

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 3: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/73
Scope and Contents The red leather notebook includes Charles Lyell's geological observations, sketches, some essays with queries, and a list of species names of the Geological Society Museum collection. There are many references to Charles Darwin. The index is on p. 140, inside back cover. 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...
Dates: 22 November 1838-13 March 1839

Notebook No.77, 24 June 1839-11 August 1839

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 3: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/77
Scope and Contents This dark maroon coloured leather notebook includes Charles Lyell's notes and geological observations and sketches in pencil. There are some specimen lists and queries, notes on fossil shells of Tertiary period. There are many blank pages. Index is located in the front and back inside covers. 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...
Dates: 24 June 1839-11 August 1839

Notebook No.78, 12 August 1839-17 October 1839

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 3: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/78
Scope and Contents This dark maroon coloured leather notebook contains Charles Lyell's specimen lists, to do lists, notes from colleagues publications, sketches, many blank pages. Miscellaneous notes; pp.21-22 - References to Darwin's 'Glen Roy' paper. Front and back cover are blank, index is p. 115-6. 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...
Dates: 12 August 1839-17 October 1839

Notebook No.79, 21 October 1839- February 1840

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/79
Scope and Contents This dark leather notebook contains Charles Lyell's notes in pencil and ink, field notes, thinking and 'to do' lists. There are many references to Darwin; 'Elements' published - and page 79 includes workings on edits. Index is in written in alphabetical order at the back of the notebook. The front and back covers are blank. The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own "Index", found at the beginning and...
Dates: 21 October 1839- February 1840

Notebook No.80, 5 February 1840-25 June 1840

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/80
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebooks contains inventories of shells and fossils, Lyell's thinking on geology. There are mentions of Darwin and Playfair; London and France; References to Darwin, Tertiary shells, etc. The index is on p. 113-116. 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 Transkribus....
Dates: 5 February 1840-25 June 1840

Notebook No.83, 30 July 1840-12 October 1840

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/83
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebook contains notes on France, London, and Kinnordy, predominantly pencil in first part, containing field notes and multiple sketches of geological formations. Notes include significant list of Norwich Crag fossils sent to Dr Fleming, some drawings with use of colour evident; notes on glacial moraines observed in Angus with Dr. Buckland. Index on p. 113-116, both covers are blank. The following table of contents is...
Dates: 30 July 1840-12 October 1840

Notebook No.85, 21 October 1840-8 December 1840

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/85
Scope and Contents This marbled paper and red leather notebook includes Charles Lyell's geological notes on Kinnordy and surrounding area, as well as other areas of Scotland, illustrated with a watercolor cross section on page 61. There are also 'to do' lists, notes on correspondence sent, meeting agendas and lists of persons to whom papers were sent, and notes on conversations with Agassiz. He makes more observations on glacial moraines, and lists of Faluns fossils. Notes are in pencil and ink and complete...
Dates: 21 October 1840-8 December 1840

Notebook No.99, April 1842- May 1842

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/99
Scope and Contents This red leather notebook with green edged pages contains Charles Lyell's diverse notes from his travels through New England - Baltimore - Harpers Ferry - Cumberland Gap. Notes are in pencil and ink and are daily journal entries, lists, small and large sketches, and observations. The index is located at the back of the notebook. The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own "Index", found at the beginning...
Dates: April 1842- May 1842

Notebook No.105, 27 September 1842 - 10 December 1842

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/105
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. Starts with the inclusion of a poem by Thomas Moore. The index also appears to feature the first mention to Hamilton Couper by Lyell, who notes his paper. The index is written on the final three pages of the notebook, the front and back covers are blank. ...
Dates: 27 September 1842 - 10 December 1842

Additional filters:

Type
Archival Object 52
Collection 4
Digital Record 1
 
Subject
Geology 5
Lyell, Sir Charles, 1797-1875 (1st Baronet | Scottish geologist) -- correspondence to 5
Etna, Mount (Italy) 4
Biography 3
Geology, Stratigraphic Eocene 3
∨ more
Geology, Stratigraphic Miocene 3
Geology, Stratigraphic Tertiary 3
Martha's Vineyard (Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 3
Miocene Epoch 3
Professional Interaction 3
Slavery--United States 3
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 2
Angus (Scotland) 2
Anthracite coal 2
Bones 2
Boston (Massachusetts, United States) 2
Canada -- Nova Scotia 2
Clay 2
Cromer (England) 2
Falkland Islands 2
Falun (Sweden) 2
Geology, Stratigraphic Cambrian 2
Geology, Stratigraphic Cretaeceous 2
Georgia (United States) 2
Lyell, Sir Charles, 1797-1875 (1st Baronet | Scottish geologist) -- correspondence from 2
Norfolk (England) 2
North Carolina United States of America 2
Norwich (England) 2
Oolite 2
Raised Beaches 2
Scholarly Publishing 2
Sea Monsters 2
Shells 2
Slavery 2
Social Interaction 2
South Carolina United States of America 2
Theory of Evolution 2
Alabama (United States) 1
Aldborough (North Yorkshire, England) 1
America 1
American Alligator 1
Ammonites (Mollusks) 1
Antiquities 1
Appalachian Mountains 1
Artesian wells 1
Athenæum Club (London, England) 1
Australia -- Queensland 1
Authors 1
Autobiographies 1
Auvergne (France) 1
Bahía Blanca (Argentina) 1
Banchory, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 1
Baptists 1
Barry Island (Barry, Wales) 1
Blackdown Hills (England) 1
Bonn (Germany) 1
Book Reviews 1
Borrowing and Lending 1
Cachalot 1
Canada -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island 1
Canada -- Ontario -- Niagara 1
Ceratodus 1
Chalk 1
Classical Civilisation 1
Climate 1
Climate change 1
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Coal 1
Cologne (Germany) 1
Commonplace-books 1
Correspondence 1
Crassatella 1
Craters, Volcanic 1
Dance 1
Darwinism 1
Demerara 1
Denmark -- Copenhagen 1
Deposition and Sedimentation 1
Devon, England 1
Drumkilbo (Perthshire, Scotland) 1
Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland 1
Earth 1
Earth, Origin 1
Earthquakes 1
Eastern diamondback rattlesnakes 1
Echinus -- Sea Urchin 1
Elephant bones 1
Elgin, Moray, Scotland 1
England 1
England -- Newcastle Upon Tyne 1
England -- Norfolk -- Diss 1
England -- Scarborough 1
England -- Suffolk 1
England -- York 1
Erosion 1
Extinction (Biology) 1
Falmouth (Cornwall) 1
Family 1
Family papers 1
Fife Scotland 1
+ ∧ less