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Geikie, James, 1839-1915 (professor of geology, University of Edinburgh)


Found in 69 Collections and/or Records:

Lochs Eport and Maddy, c1877

Identifier: Coll-99/11/9/6
Scope and Contents

To an 1865 reprint of the map created from a survey of 1859, covering parts of North Uist, minor annotations have been added.

Dates: c1877

Lock of hair, late 19th century

Identifier: Coll-99/10/1
Scope and Contents

A lock of blond hair, possibly from one of James Geikie's children.

Dates: late 19th century

Map of Lewis, c1875

Identifier: Coll-99/11/10
Scope and Contents

Geologically annotated map of the Isle of Lewis.

Dates: c1875

Map of Vissoye, 1892

Identifier: Coll-99/11/2
Scope and Contents

Map of the area of Switzerland around St Luc with minor annotations.

Dates: 1892

Maps, 1805-1915

Identifier: Coll-99/11
Scope and Contents
  1. annotated geological maps
  2. ordnance survey maps
  3. general maps
  4. specialist maps
  5. guidebooks and related material
Dates: 1805-1915

Minute Book No 8, 17 April 1879 - 29 April 1897

 Item — Volume MS 2918.2: Series Coll-43/1
Identifier: Coll-43/1/8
Scope and Contents Notebook containing minutes of ordinary meetings with approximately 500 pages. Full details of the Society's business is recorded including: details of honorary, corresponding and normal membership. Also included are details of the nomination of the first lady associate, Grace Milne-Home on 04 May 1893 and the formation of a student membership class on 18 February 1892. Reports from Annual General Meetings include details of office-bearers and their election, financial details,...
Dates: 17 April 1879 - 29 April 1897

Miscellaneous, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-99/10
Scope and Contents
  1. awards & commemorations
  2. legal documents
  3. presscuttings
  4. publications
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century

Notebook, 1882-1889

Identifier: Coll-99/10/11
Scope and Contents

Notebook entitled 'Catalogue of Microscopic Sections, James Geikie, 1882)', also containing exam marks for the 'Ladies [Geology] Class' (1889), with enclosed exam papers and notes.

Dates: 1882-1889

Ordnance Survey of Scotland: Sheet 37, 1876

Identifier: Coll-99/11/4/5
Scope and Contents

Hand coloured and annotated Ordnance Survey map of part of Argyllshire, these additions likely made by James Geikie and denoting geological features.

Dates: 1876

Orkney Islands, c1877

Identifier: Coll-99/11/9/2
Scope and Contents

To an 1872 reprint of the map created from a survey of 1863, minor annotations have been added.

Dates: c1877