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Correspondence of Sir Charles Lyell, Di-Gr, 1827-1874

 Sub-Series — Box: Lyell Temp Box 1.4 (Formerly Gen 110)
Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 1069-1701

Scope and Contents

Correspondence of Sir Charles Lyell, Di-Gr consists of:
  1. letters from colleagues and acquaintances from around the world including fellow scientists such as Sir John Evans, Robert Fitzroy and Sir Archibald Geikie (1827-1874).

Dates

  • 1827-1874

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Biographical / Historical

The correspondence of Sir Charles Lyell is arranged in alphabetical order and includes letters from colleagues and acquaintances from around the world.

Extent

2 box

Arrangement

Letters are curently numbered by folio and these numbers continue from the previous sub-series and on to the next.

Archivist's Note

Rachael Third 09 January 2002

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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