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Anderson, Joseph, fl1877-1903 (antiquarian)

 Person

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence to Sir Archibald Geikie: W[illiam] G[rylls] Adams to Paul Apfelstedt, 17 November 1860 - 01 December 1900

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-74/11/6
Scope and Contents The Correspondence to Sir Archibald Geikie: W[illiam] G[rylls] Adams to Paul Apfelstedt sub-series consists of:
  1. 20 letters to Sir Archibald Geikie, alphabetically arranged (1860-1900)
Dates: 17 November 1860 - 01 December 1900

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson, 11 March 1877

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/12
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson giving a detailed bibliography of sources for information concerning archaeological finds in the blown sands of the Scottish coast. He details the relevant collections held by the Society of Antiquaries in Scotland, emphasising that large portions of the collections consist of flints and stone implements from the Neolithic period. He comments that the proliferation of such finds are enhanced by the wind blown nature of sandy areas. He puts...
Dates: 11 March 1877

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson, 04 November 1891

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Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/13
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson updating him on his son William's career with the Geological Survey of New South Wales. He asks Geikie to help his son to achieve a permanent promoted post with the Survey, should the opportunity arise.
Dates: 04 November 1891

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson, 17 November 1891

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Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/14
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson telling him that the position of Chief Officer of the Geological Survey of New South Wales has been filled, without advertisement, by a Mr Pitman or Putman. His son William has been appointed First Assistant and is not dissatisfied with the post.
Dates: 17 November 1891

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson, 15 November 1893

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Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/15
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson telling him that his son has been made redundant by the Geological Survey of New South Wales due to a cut in the government's grant. He asks Geikie to let his son know if he hears of any suitable position.
Dates: 15 November 1893

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson, 15 November 1893

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Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/16
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Joseph Anderson with a bibliography for information on the Coronation Stone. He gives Geikie news of his son William, who is now undertaking his second year as a geologist in the Central Provinces of India and finding it hard to provision his camp.
Dates: 15 November 1893