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Coal

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

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Carruthers, 4 November 1870

 Item
Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 538-539
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Carruthers concerning Arran Trees found in Coal, specimens from a coal bed at Burntisland and the purchase by the [British] Museum of a collection of Old Red Plants, 04 November 1870.
Dates: 4 November 1870

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Carruthers, 21 November 1873

 Item
Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 549-550
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Carruthers relating to Autholithes, Tasmanite and coniferous trees found preserved in coal, 21 November 1873.
Dates: 21 November 1873

Notebook No.7, December 1827- March 1828

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 1: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/7
Scope and Contents This noteboook contains gostly geological notes; lists of books to be read. Features a passage on respect for human opinions. 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 Transkribus. When known, Lyell's abbreviations and contractions have been expanded using brackets []. When writing is unclear, and...
Dates: December 1827- March 1828

Notebook No.51, August 1833- September 1833

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 2: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/51
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebook contains geological descriptions, identifications, daily logs, and sketches from field trips in Prussia and Bavaria. Notes are made primarily in pencil. The cover reads August 1833, and the Index is pasted to the back cover. 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: August 1833- September 1833

Notebook No.100, May 1842- June 1842

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 4: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/100
Scope and Contents This red leather notebook contains Charles Lyell's notes from his travels through Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Cincinnati, Ohio; Marietta, Ohio; Cleveland, Ohio; and Niagara. Notes are in pencil and ink and are primarily daily journal entries, lists and sketches. The index is located at the back of the notebook. 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,...
Dates: May 1842- June 1842