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Found in 539 Collections and/or Records:

Roosevelt, Theodore, [1889]-27 November 1902

Identifier: Coll-1989/60
Scope and Contents 1. Autograph letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Leonard Lyell, 1st Baron Lyell, [1889]: “I am extremely sorry to have missed you; I leave for Washington at midnight. It is now I fear, too late to ask you for dinner; but will you not come up this evening, at 9.30? Depew and some others whom I would like you to meet will be here; and I can arrange to see you if you go to Washington [...]”. Includes a clipped picture postcard (showing the White House).2. Autograph letter from...
Dates: [1889]-27 November 1902

Ruskin, John, 21 July - 2 September [1847]; 27 October [no year, between 1854 and 1872]

Identifier: Coll-1989/61
Scope and Contents Letter sent from John Ruskin to Charles Lyell from Leamington Spa, 21 July [1847]; Letter sent from John Ruskin to Charles Lyell from Crossmount, Perthshire, on 2 September [1847]; Letter sent from John Ruskin to Mary Lyell from Denmark Hill, London, 26 October [no year, between 1854 and 1872]. The two letters sent from John Ruskin to Charles...
Dates: 21 July - 2 September [1847]; 27 October [no year, between 1854 and 1872]

Ryan, Edward, 3 September 1854 - 30 August 1872

Identifier: Coll-1989/62
Scope and Contents This file consists of four autograph letters signed from Edward Ryan to Charles Lyell and Mary Horner Lyell. Brighton, Kensington and Bannouth, 3 September 1854, 9 March 1857, 27 December 1859 and 30 August 1872. With a portrait photograph mounted on cardboard carrier.The letter sent to Charles Lyell concerns the appointment of a naturalist for the 1860 China expedition possibly desired by Charles Darwin and Lyell. Edward Ryan expresses difficulty in obtaining the required...
Dates: 3 September 1854 - 30 August 1872

Scharf, George, 26, 28 June 1877

Identifier: Coll-1989/63
Scope and Contents Two autograph letters signed from George Scharf to an unnamed daughter of Leonard Horner, [London], 1877.: “The picture has arrived here in perfect condition. It is a very admirable specimen of the artist’s powers, and I feel sure that the Trustees will have great satisfaction in adding it to the collection. Your father’s note at the back will be carefully cherished and quoted in the catalogue now in the course of preparation [...]” (June 26). The said picture is the portrait of Leonard...
Dates: 26, 28 June 1877

Scientific research papers

Identifier: Coll-1577/4
Scope and Contents

Published scientific papers and some related correspondence by R.P. Ambler and others pertaining to research on protein/amino acid sequencing, bacteria, and cytochromes.

Dates: 1950-2002

Scott Moncrieff family letters and legal documents

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-1803
Content Description The archive contains many letters from, to, and between members of the Scott Moncreiff family including Robert Scott Moncreiff of Fossaway and his wife, Susan, and others of the family. The letters are mostly 19th century, some 18th century, and earlier.There is also a quantity of manuscript letters, legal documents, and printed matter relating to the Scott Moncreiffs of Yair and Fossaway, Perthshire... including instruments of sasine, and share certificates, the former in favour...
Dates: 1662-1860

Scrapbook containing letters from John Masefield to Elizabeth Talbot Rice

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-360
Identifier: Coll-1844
Scope and Contents Scrapbook containing approx. 30 signed letters and Christmas cards from John Masefield to Elizabeth Talbot Rice. Some of them are illustrated, some others contain unpublished poems written specifically for Elizabeth. Also includes a signed photograph of John Masefield with his cat, and an envelope with three wax seals.Some of the most interesting letters include: Letter on p. 1 containing a...
Dates: 1930s-1960s (before 1967)

Secretary's correspondence, May 1970 - Apr 1974

Identifier: LHB9/5/3
Scope and Contents

Correspondence collected by the Secreatary of the Association of Secretaries and Treasurers of Scottish Hospital Boards of Management.

Dates: May 1970 - Apr 1974

Shorter correspondence to Edward Appleton to accompany data or reports, c. 1920-1965

Identifier: Coll-37/E.151
Scope and Contents

The material consists of shorter correspondence to Edward Appleton to accompany data or reports. It is not indexed.

Dates: c. 1920-1965

‘Sir Granville Bantock’, 26 April 1912-25 July 1924

Scope and Contents ‘Sir Granville Bantock’, D.19228. Letters addressed to Marjory Kennedy-Fraser, 96 letters, in ink, manuscripts: from Granville Bantock to Marjory Kennedy-Fraser, from 26 April 1912, Birmingham, until 11 June 1924, Birmingham, 92 letters, numbered 1 to 92, two with enclosures, from Helen F. Bantock, from 18 April 1917, Birmingham, until 21 June 1917, Birmingham, two letters, numbered...
Dates: 26 April 1912-25 July 1924