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


Found in 69 Collections and/or Records:

Palaeontological Geology Lectures Papers, 1896-1897

Identifier: Coll-99/1/3
Scope and Contents Lectures given by James Geikie on palaeontological geology at the University of Edinburgh.
Dates: 1896-1897

Papers of Professor James Geikie

Identifier: Coll-99
Scope and Contents The papers of James Geikie consist of: original lecture notes reprints of scientific papers correspondence relating to the publication of scientific papers personal correspondence and photographs a copy of The Great Ice Age and its Relation to the Antiquity of Man, (1877), 2nd ed with hand-written notes ...
Dates: 1872-1917

Papers of Sir Archibald Geikie

Identifier: Coll-74
Scope and Contents The papers Sir Archibald Geikie consist of: personal, organisational and scientific correspondence geological notebooks with field sketches and water-colours reprints of his work miscellaneous lecture notes student's lecture notes lecture notes and printed maps relating to a visit to Boston proofs for...
Dates: 1851-1921

Papers of Sir John Smith Flett

Identifier: Coll-100
Scope and Contents Manuscript copy and typed copy of Flett's account of his student days at Edinburgh University, 1886-1894.
Dates: 1886-1894

Photographs, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-99/6
Scope and Contents
  1. Geikie family photographs
  2. portrait photographs of James Geikie
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century

Presscuttings, 1915

Identifier: Coll-99/8
Scope and Contents
  1. presscuttings of obituaries
  2. associated notices
Dates: 1915

Professional Correspondence, 1872-1917

Identifier: Coll-99/2
Scope and Contents c200 letters, chronologically arranged, including those from J Peter Lesley, Sir Joseph Prestwich, Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden, Grove Karl Gilbert, Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker and James Dwight Dana. Subjects covered include many aspects of geology and related matters.
Dates: 1872-1917

Publications, 1872-1914

Identifier: Coll-99/3
Scope and Contents
  1. reprints of scholarly articles
  2. copy of published volume
Dates: 1872-1914

Reprints, 1872-1914

Identifier: Coll-99/3/1
Scope and Contents
  1. reprints of scholarly articles by James Geikie
  2. reprint of scholarly article by John Somerville Geikie
  3. reprints of testimonials for James Geikie
Dates: 1872-1914

Science Degrees Committee Minute Book, 1892-1901

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACA/SCI/1/3
Scope and Contents Includes letters and reports, covering subjects such as course summaries and appointments. Those present at meetings included Peter Guthrie Tait, James Cossar Ewart, Alexander Crum Brown and James Geikie.
Dates: 1892-1901