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Darwin, Charles Robert, 1809-1882 (Naturalist)



  • Existence: 1809 - 1882

Found in 47 Collections and/or Records:

Notebook No.244, 23 July 1860-1 November 1860

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 9: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/244
Scope and Contents Teal coloured leather Notebook documents Lyell’s travels from Liege to Bonn, Weimar to London. During this time, he is preparing the manuscript for his ‘The Antiquity of Man’. The research in this Notebook significantly changes his plans for the manuscript. The importance of this Notebook is highlighted by Claudine Cohen in the article ‘Charles Lyell and the evidences of the Antiquity of Man’ published 1998. Lyell's own index The index...
Dates: 23 July 1860-1 November 1860

Notebook No.254, August 1868-1 March 1869

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 9: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/254
Scope and Contents This dark red Notebook starts in London with Mary and Leonard Lyell, and documents travels in Pembrokeshire, Wales, with an index created by Arabella Buckley. Lyell studies submerged forests, beaches, caves and iron works making notes and sketches, and referencing experts as well as local guides. Several meetings 'with Darwin'. Final pages relate to Grindle Pit, Bury St Edmunds, with sections written by Buckley that appear to be dictated by Lyell. ...
Dates: August 1868-1 March 1869

Notebook No.255, 18 March 1869-28 April 1869

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 9: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/255
Scope and Contents This dark red Notebook is annotated with Lyell's name, address at 73 Harley Street, London. The Notebook documents work based along the coast of Norfolk, as Lyell travels with Mary [presumed as she is not mentioned], Buckley and his nephew Leonard Lyell - who is credited with observations and finds. From Norfolk, they head to Hull and Withernsea. In this Notebook, not every page is numbered. This Notebook contains sections where Buckley describes their field work, recording observations like...
Dates: 18 March 1869-28 April 1869

Notebook No.258, 22 April 1870-3 July 1871

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 9: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/258
Scope and Contents This black Notebook is annotated with Lyell's name, address at 73 Harley Street, London. The Notebook begins with the end a tour of Devon - started in the previous Notebook 257 - with Lyell in Barnstaple. Mostly written by Buckley, there are sections of very poor writing at times, which could be Lyell's own. From Devon to Bristol Clifton Bridge and Bath. Time following up queries and visiting the British Museum in London is followed by train to Glasgow with Mary and Leonard, then to the Isle...
Dates: 22 April 1870-3 July 1871

Papers of Richard Bright and James Franck Bright

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-344
Scope and Contents The papers are composed of an accumulation of manuscript letters to both Richard Bright and his son James Franck Bright and letters between other correspondents. The letters collected by the daughters of the Bright family include those from Roget, Lord Salisbury, Oscar Wilde, Sir Henry Rider Haggard, Elizabeth Fry, and Robert Browning and many other nineteenth century notables. The collection includes a manuscript fragment - or leaf - from the Origin of the...
Dates: 19th century - 20th century

Papers of Sir Charles Lyell

Identifier: Coll-203
Scope and Contents
  1. 10 boxes of correspondence
  2. 2 boxes of miscellaneous papers and lecture notes
  3. 24 boxes of offprints of papers
  4. 294 notebooks
Dates: 1820-1874

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

Additional filters:

Archival Object 42
Collection 4
Digital Record 1
Geology 5
Lyell, Sir Charles, 1797-1875 (1st Baronet | Scottish geologist) -- correspondence to 4
Biography 3
Geology, Stratigraphic Eocene 3
Geology, Stratigraphic Miocene 3
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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
Clay 2
Cromer (England) 2
Etna, Mount (Italy) 2
Falkland Islands 2
Falun (Sweden) 2
Geology, Stratigraphic Cambrian 2
Geology, Stratigraphic Cretaeceous 2
Georgia (United States) 2
Norfolk (England) 2
North Carolina United States of America 2
Norwich (England) 2
Oolite 2
Raised Beaches 2
Scholarly Publishing 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
Boston (Massachusetts, United States) 1
Cachalot 1
Canada -- Nova Scotia 1
Canada -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island 1
Canada -- Ontario -- Niagara 1
Ceratodus 1
Chalk 1
Climate 1
Climate change 1
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Coal 1
Cologne (Germany) 1
Commonplace-books 1
Correspondence 1
Crassatella 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
Filey (England) 1
Folk music -- Georgia 1
Foraminifera 1
Formations (Geology) 1
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