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Agassiz, Jean Louis, 1807-1873 (Swiss-American naturalist and professor of natural history)

 Person

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence of Alexander E.R. Aggasiz

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-96
Scope and Contents The correspondence of Alexander E. R. Agassiz is mainly about coral reefs. There are letters to Sir Charles Wyville Thomson and to Sir John Murray (1841-1914). There is also material on Agassiz's life and scientific work.

Minute Book No II, 27 August 1840 - 04 June 1842

 Item — Volume: MS 2917.2
Identifier: Coll-43/1/2
Scope and Contents Notebook containing minutes of meetings. These include: details of membership including those which attended each meeting and the financial affairs of the Society. Annual reports for 1840 and 1841 are included and summarise the society's activities and finances for the year. Lists of names and addresses of all members are included. Geological questions discussed and conclusions reached are minuted. 4 meetings were spent discussing "Is the glacier theory of Agassiz applicable to the...

Newspaper article, Verus et Utilis, The British Scientific Association, 8 October 1834

 Item
Identifier: Coll-203/3/24
Scope and Contents Printed article regarding the proceedings of a meeting of the British Scientific Association mentioning a visit by Sir Charles Lyell to Sweden, the publication of a geological map of Scotland, freshwater limestone and Kirkton Quarry, 8 October 1834.