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Box Lyell Temp Box 3.7


Contains 4 Results:

Correspondence - Letters between Sir Charles Lyell and Mary E. Lyell (neé Horner), 4 August 1831 - 13 July 1863

 Series — Box: Lyell Temp Box 3.7
Identifier: Coll-203/B7
Scope and Contents A series of letters by Charles Lyell to Miss Mary Horner, his fiancee, later his wife - and also some from Mary to Charles - both before and after their marriage. After originally being married in Bonn, Germany, Charles and Mary were married again at Kirriemuir on the 28th September 1832. The earlier dated letters are voluminous and detailed. Their number lessens over time, due to the Lyell's being together always: 1) 4th August 1831 - 25th October 1831 2) 1st November 1831 -...
Dates: 4 August 1831 - 13 July 1863

Photographs, c. 1820-c. 1875

 Series — Box: Lyell Temp Box 3.7
Identifier: Coll-203/B6
Scope and Contents A series of original and copy photographs: Engraving of Sir Charles Lyell, President of the Geological Society 1836-7, 1850-51. Signed W.H. Mote SC. Photograph of an original oil painting of group portrait of Charles Lyell (centre) and his brothers Thomas and Henry. Photographer taken by J. Fairbairn Photographic Artist, Manse Close Bank Street, Kirriemuir. Photograph of...
Dates: c. 1820-c. 1875

Correspondence - Letters to Sir Charles Lyell from his family, 1839-1841

 Series — Box: Lyell Temp Box 3.7
Identifier: Coll-203/B5
Scope and Contents Series containing letters written to Charles Lyell, from his father Charles Lyell (1767–1849) dated 1841 and three letters from other family members c.1839: 14 July 1841, at Kinnordy. Letter to Charles Lyell from his father Charles Lyell Senior, advising to take care of both his own, and Mary's health 'do not fancy you are a man of iron, and never forget, Mary is a wife of gold'. Advise on managing the...
Dates: 1839-1841

Personal papers, c. 1810 - c. 1875

 Series — Box: Lyell Temp Box 3.7
Identifier: Coll-203/B8
Scope and Contents Some of the items within this series were filed within a false series, created at Kinnordy by the Lyell family, or a previous researcher and labelled - 'Autobiographical - file of papers of biographical interest'. Letters from this series were incorporated into the correspondence series as appropriate. Personal papers in the correspondence have been added to this series. Includes correspondence relating to Lyell's marriage, educational honours awarded, knighthood, letters on condolence on...
Dates: c. 1810 - c. 1875