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Heer, Oswald, 1809-1883 (Swiss botanist, palaeontologist, entomologist | Professor of Botany, University of Zurich)


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Diluvidazioni, 21 April 1858

Identifier: Coll-203/4/6
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Document by Carlo Gemmellaro concerning the course of the lava flows on Mount Etna during the eruption of 1852, 21 April 1858.

Dates: 21 April 1858

Index - Madeira, 5 November 1856 - 1857

Identifier: Coll-203/A4/1
Scope and Contents No actual index. Appears to contain multiple indexes to: - Lyell's published works on Madeira and Canary Islands - the 2nd Edition from page 80, and to older or first editions from page 86. p. 1-54 Questions on other's papers on Madeira, how to publish the Canary Islands paper - perhaps part written in German with Hartung. Page by page review of Madeira text with Lyell's own observational drawings, then Memoranda to action for the paper. p. 55 - 70 Manual of...
Dates: 5 November 1856 - 1857

Letter from Heer, Oswald, to Charles Lyell, 8 August 1857 - 8 February 1877

 File — Box Box 3.2: Series Coll-203/B1
Identifier: Coll-203/B1/52
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Notes and envelope with samples of leaves

Dates: 8 August 1857 - 8 February 1877

Letters from Heer, Oswald to Charles Lyell, 9 April 1856 - 15 December 1860

 File — Box Box 1.6: Series Coll-203/1 (Lyell 1)
Identifier: Coll-203/1/128
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series of correspondence is arranged alphabetically, A-Z, including one ‘Miscellaneous’ section within the 'M' series. Each correspondent has been assigned a file number – there may be several folders within that file, evidencing the longevity and depth of the relationship between Lyell and the correspondent - for example his brother in law Charles Bunbury.Lyell himself, Mary or Arabella Buckley have mostly recorded a summary of the contents of the correspondence, either on the...
Dates: 9 April 1856 - 15 December 1860

Partial translation of a letter from Professor Heer to Sir Charles Lyell, 1858

Identifier: Coll-203/4/11
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Partial translation of a letter from Professor Heer to Sir Charles Lyell regarding Etna fossil leaves, 1858.

Dates: 1858

Professor Heer on Fossil plants, 1850s

Identifier: Coll-203/4/30
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Document by Professor Heer on the subject of fossil plants of Farsano, 1850s.

Dates: 1850s

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Etna, Mount (Italy) 2
Fossil Plants 2
Lyell, Sir Charles, 1797-1875 (1st Baronet | Scottish geologist) -- correspondence to 2
Canary Islands 1
Eruptions 1