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Correspondence from Alfred Harker, 1888-1899

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-74/11/21

Scope and Contents

The Correspondence from Alfred Harker sub-series consists of:
  1. 7 letters, chronologically arranged (1888-1899)

Dates

  • 1888-1899

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

7 letters None which affect the use of this material

Biographical / Historical

Alfred Harker (1859-1939) was a petrologist and worked for the Geological Survey of Scotland, surveying the Western Isles. Nearly half this correspondence was sent to Geikie from the Isle of Skye. Much relates to the practicalities involved in surveying as well as wider aspects of geology and petrology.

Extent

From the Fonds: 2 metres

Physical Description

7 letters None which affect the use of this material

Processing Information

None

Processing Information

Grant Buttars 16 October 2001

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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