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Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from PB Brodie, cAugust 1855

Identifier: Coll-74/11/8/68

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Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from PB Brodie thanking him for the offer of a liassic (or jurassic) coral fossil and arranging carriage of it. He tells Geikie that he will be reading a paper regarding these at the next Chiltern branch meeting of the British Association for the advancement of science, which is where most of his fossils originate. He asks Geikie if he knows of any collector who could furnish him with some old red fish fossils and offers to show Geikie his collection if he is ever in the area.


  • cAugust 1855


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1 letter


From the Fonds: 2 metres

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1 letter

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Sarah Higgins 10 September 2001

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