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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

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

Madeira - Notes, Indexes, 5 November 1856 - 1857

Identifier: Coll-203/A4/1
Scope and Contents Dark green to black leather soft cover notebook with marbled end paper, paginated in handwritten ink. Identified with side label 'Mad-eira Index Manual 55' and on the front with a label 'Madeira p1-53 Notes [amended text] 1856 C.L. and on the next line, Manual [underlined] new Ed[ition] [from] p.55 Indexes'. Also contains notes on Lyell's preparation for an edition of his Manual of Elementary Geology. Summary index: This notebook does not...
Dates: 5 November 1856 - 1857

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