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Correspondence from Matthew Forster Heddle, 1879-1897

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-74/12/2

Scope and Contents

The Correspondence from Matthew Forster Heddle sub-series consists of:
  1. 38 letters, chronologically arranged (1879-1897)

Dates

  • 1879-1897

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

38 letters None which affect the use of this material

Biographical / Historical

Mathew Forster Heddle (1828-1897) was a mineralogist and professor of chemistry at the University of St Andrews. He wrote to Sir Archibald Geikie about aspects of physical geography, geology and mineralogy, particularly his own research results.

Extent

From the Fonds: 2 metres

Physical Description

38 letters None which affect the use of this material

Processing Information

None

Processing Information

Grant Buttars 16 November 2001

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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