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Elie de Beaumont, Leonce, 1798-1874 (French geologist)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 25 September 1798 – 21 September 1874

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Notebook No.43, August 1831- August 1831

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 2
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/43
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebook contains Lyell's notes from London and Edinburgh, with lists including "luggage per steamboat" and packings lists, a draft of opening of a second volume, and a sketch of Edinburgh Castle hill with diagram of geological layers. Notes are written in pencil and ink, with many revisions. The front cover reads "August 1831, London, Edin[burgh]." The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own...
Dates: August 1831- August 1831

Notebook No.48, December 1832- December 1832

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 2
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/48
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebook contains watercolour geological skylines. Loose leaf pages in the middle of the notebook list recipients of copies of 3rd and 4th editions of Principles of Geology; queries for M Graves, notes on 3rd edition, and queries for Deshayes. There are also cross-sections and fossil drawings. The front cover reads December 1832, and the index is pasted to the back. The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied...
Dates: December 1832- December 1832

Notebook No.99, April 1842- May 1842

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
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 and end of...
Dates: April 1842- May 1842