Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Fonds — Box CLX-A-1534
Content Description This fonds consists of material of Helen Lewise Dougal relating to Patrick Geddes and the Scots College in Montpellier. Includes photos (originals and copies), booklets, letters, and a CD containing photos. Postcards of Sète and Montpellier, 1929. Article entitled Patrick Geddes in his Montpellier setting by A.D. Peacock, ca 1927. Print of...
Scope and Contents Letter, 8 November , Montpellier, F. Tessier du Cros to Donald Tovey. Thanking Tovey for his letter and news of Tessier du Cros's wife Janet's progress and performances. Holograph signed, ( Janet Tessier du Cros nee Grierson ).
Dates: c 08 November 1932
Scope and Contents This notebook is a mix of geological observations, ruminations, and illustrations, Lyell also writes on law, society, and the church. A light natural leather journal, the cover reads "Index inside C" in ink. The notebook is written in pencil and ink. The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own "Index", found at the beginning and end of the notebook, transcribed from digital surrogates using the platform...
Dates: May 1827- June 1827
Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 1: Series Coll-203/A1
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebook is written in daily entries with full page detailed sketches, and contains notes on geology of Montpellier and Nice, reflections on geological processes and the extension of Rhone delta. On pp.76-78 Lyell writes an analogy between history and geology; p.79 is titled "One state of Nature dependant on another". Front plate: No 6, France, Montpelier, to Grosail. July 24th to Aug 23rd 1828. Written in pencil and ink. The...
Dates: 24 July 1828-23 August 1828