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Geological Cross Sections

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Catlow to Covehaven Bay, c1822-1824

Identifier: Coll-203/3/9
Scope and Contents Annotated geological cross-section in water colour and ink, Catlaw to Covehaven Bay (Angus) c1822-1824.
Dates: c1822-1824

Cross-sections of Madeiran geology, 1854

Identifier: Coll-203/2/folio(s) 28-32
Scope and Contents Illustrations by Hartung relating to a paper read by Sir Charles Lyell March 22 1854 to the Geology Society including a section of Cape Girain [sic Girão], Volcanic Cone, and the coast of Madeira, 1854.
Dates: 1854

Geological cross section of Grand Canary from North to South, 1855

Identifier: Coll-203/2/folio(s) 197
Scope and Contents Geological cross section of Grand Canary from Maspalomas in the North to Banaderos Bay in the south showing rock types. The length of the land depicted in the cross section is 26 geographical miles and the greatest height is 6400 feet, 1855.
Dates: 1855

Geological Cross Section of Madeira, 1850s

Identifier: Coll-203/2/folio(s) 52
Scope and Contents Watercolour geological cross section of the Island of Madeira from Funchal to [Paco] Girao showing the Caldera and other geological features, 1850s. Unsigned, may be Hartung.
Dates: 1850s

Geological cross sections, c1822-1824

Identifier: Coll-203/3/8
Scope and Contents 3 annotated sketch geological cross sections. In water-colour and ink with pencil annotation [Forfarshire]c1822-1824.
Dates: c1822-1824

Geological notes of Forfarshire, c1822-1824

Identifier: Coll-203/3/3
Scope and Contents One Notebook with smaller notebook glued inside. Geological notes, pencil and ink sketches and cross sections, relating to work on Forfarshire c1822-1824.
Dates: c1822-1824

Geological Sections of Coast of Forfarshire, c1822-1824

Identifier: Coll-203/3/2
Scope and Contents Notebook containing landscape sketches and annotated cross-sections of the coast of Forfarshire in pencil and watercolour, c1822-1824.
Dates: c1822-1824

Illustrations of Manual Madeira & Canary Islands, 1850s

Identifier: Coll-203/2/folio(s) 45-49
Scope and Contents Original packaging noted as 'Illustrations Manual Madeira & Canary Islands. Geological cross sections, possibly some by Hartung? 1850s.
Dates: 1850s

Letter to Robert Boog-Watson from Sir Archibald Geikie, 20 November 1862

Identifier: Coll-74/11/4/2
Scope and Contents Letter to Robert Boog-Watson from Sir Archibald Geikie thanking him for his gift of figs and telling him that his diet is currently restricted due to ill health. He reports on a difficult visit from Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay. He discusses the geological unconformity of the south end of the Isle of Bute and includes a sketch cross-section.
Dates: 20 November 1862

Letter to Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay from Hugh Edwin Strickland, 02 October 1850

Identifier: Coll-74/11/1/2
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay from Hugh Edwin Strickland asking for corrections to the thicknesses of the Cambrian series for a vertical section of the series of British strata which he was preparing for a lecture at Oxford.
Dates: 02 October 1850