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

 Person

Found in 69 Collections and/or Records:

Science Degrees Committee Scroll Minute Book, 1879-1894

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Identifier: GB 0237 EUA IN1/ACA/SCI/1/4
Scope and Contents

Includes letters and reports, covering subjects such as course summaries and appointments. Those present at meetings included Sir William Turner, Sir Andrew Douglas Maclagan, Peter Guthrie Tait, James Cossar Ewart and James Geikie.

Dates: 1879-1894

Scotland: the North Minch, c1877

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Identifier: Coll-99/11/9/3
Scope and Contents

To an 1872 reprint of the map created from a survey of 1849, covering the Isle of Lewis and the western parts of the counties of Cromarty and Sutherland, minor annotations have been added.

Dates: c1877

Scotland: the West Coast, c1877

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Identifier: Coll-99/11/9/4
Scope and Contents

To an 1872 reprint of the map created from a survey of 1846-1865, covering the Western Isles and the west coast of Scotland from Argyll to Sutherland, colouring and minor annotations has been added.

Dates: c1877

Shetland Isles, c1877

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Identifier: Coll-99/11/9/1
Scope and Contents

To an 1872 reprint of the map created from a survey of 1833, minor annotations have been added.

Dates: c1877

'Songs and Lyrics by H Heine' by James Geikie, 1887

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Identifier: Coll-99/10/10
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James Geikie translated and published poetry and song written by Heinrich Heine and other German poets. He signed this copy with a dedication to his daughter May (Mary Dorothea Geikie) in 1904.

Dates: 1887

Sound of Harris to Aird Bhreidhnis, c1877

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Identifier: Coll-99/11/9/5
Scope and Contents

To an 1872 reprint of the map created from a survey of 1860, minor annotations have been added.

Dates: c1877

Syllabi of Excursions and Examination Papers, 1882-1912

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Identifier: Coll-99/1/2
Scope and Contents

Details of field trips taken by James Geikie's classes at the University of Edinburgh along with geology examination papers.

Dates: 1882-1912

The Great Ice Age, 1877

 Item — Box Gen.873/Black III | Gen.876, 877, 879: Series Coll-99/3, Volume: Gen.879
Identifier: Coll-99/3/2
Scope and Contents

Copy of James Geikie's The Great Ice Age, ( 1877) , bearing the names of James Geikie and his son, John Somerville Geikie.

Dates: 1877

The Scottish Geographical Magazine, Vol XXXI, No 4, April 1915

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Identifier: Coll-99/10/12
Scope and Contents

The Scottish Geographical Magazine, Vol XXXI, No 4, including an obituary article and other notices on the late James Geikie.

Dates: April 1915