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Morton, Samuel George, 1799-1851 (American physician, natural scientist | University of Edinburgh alumnus 1824)



  • Existence: 26 January 1799 – 15 May 1851

Created for

Charles Lyell Project, July 2021

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Notebook No.97, January 1842- January 1842

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 4
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/97
Scope and Contents This notebook contains Charles Lyell's notes from his travels through Savannah, Georgia and the Santee canal (a trip with Dr. Ravenel). Notes are in pencil and ink and are primarily daily journal entries, with sketches. 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...
Dates: January 1842- January 1842