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Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John George Bartholomew, 06 May 1898

Identifier: Coll-74/11/8/29

Scope and Contents

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John George Bartholomew concerning the publication of a map of agricultural land-use and geology of Ireland at a scale of 10 miles to the inch. Bartholomew reports that the production of this map would not be a commercial viability unless the sale to schools was guaranteed, because Edward Hull already had a similar map on the market. He agrees to estimate the cost of production.


  • Creation: 06 May 1898


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1 letter


From the Fonds: 2 metres

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1 letter

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Sarah Higgins 19 June 2001

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