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Hall, James (Sir James Hall of Dunglass), 1761-1832 (Scottish geologist and geophysicist | 4th Baronet)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 17 January 1761 – 23 June 1832

Created for

Charles Lyell Project, May 2021

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Notebook No.90, 13 August 1841-23 August 1841

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/90
Scope and Contents This tan leather notebook contains Charles Lyell's notes from his North American tour of New York, including New York City, Albany, Syracuse, Rochester. Notes are predominantly pencil, some ink, a mixture of field notes and travel notes. The index is located at the back of the notebook, both covers are unmarked. 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,...
Dates: 13 August 1841-23 August 1841

Notebook No.91, 24 August 1841-1 September 1841

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/91
Scope and Contents This notebook contains notes by Charles Lyell field and travel notes while in North America and Canada, mentions of Niagara Falls, and the Shores of Lake Ontario and Michigan. Notes are predominantly pencil, some ink, abd 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 the notebook, transcribed from digital surrogates using...
Dates: 24 August 1841-1 September 1841

Notebook No.92, September 1841- September 1841

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/92
Scope and Contents This notebook contains Charles Lyells field and travel notes while in North America, observing the landscapes in Niagara, Blossberg, and Albany. Notes are in pencil occasional ink. Index is located in 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 the notebook, transcribed from digital surrogates using the platform Transkribus. When known, Lyell's...
Dates: September 1841- September 1841

Notebook No.93, September 1841- October 1841

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/93
Scope and Contents This notebook contains notes by Charles Lyell from his travels in Albany, NY, and Philadelphia, PA. Notes are mostly pencil, occasional ink. Covers are both blank, indexes are located in 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 the notebook, transcribed from digital surrogates using the platform Transkribus. When known, Lyell's abbreviations...
Dates: September 1841- October 1841

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

Notebook No.101, June 1842- June 1842

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/101
Scope and Contents This notebook contains Charles Lyell's notes from his travels through Lake Erie, Buffalo, NY; Niagara, NY; and Queenston, Ontario. Notes are in pencil and ink and are primarily daily journal entries. 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 the notebook, transcribed from digital surrogates using the platform...
Dates: June 1842- June 1842