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Fleming, John, 1785 - 1857 (Free Church of Scotland minister, naturalist, zoologist, geologist)



  • Existence: 10 January 1785 – 18 November 1857

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Notebook No.77, 24 June 1839-11 August 1839

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 3
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/77
Scope and Contents This dark maroon colored leather notebook includes Charles Lyell's notes and geological observations and sketches in pencil. There are some specimen lists and queries, notes on fossil shells of Tertiary period. There are many blank pages. Index is located in the front and back inside covers. 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...
Dates: 24 June 1839-11 August 1839