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Temperature

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

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll, 1 March 1865

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Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 580-581
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll regarding the velocity of light and the effects that has on the temperature of the earth during the glacial period. He mentions the theories of Foucault, Le Verrier and Legrange, 1 March 1865.
Dates: 1 March 1865

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll, 6 November 1865

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Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 586-587
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll concerning the temperature of Iceland in the glacial epoch and at the time this letter was written and how it is affected by season, position of the island and the presence of the Gulf Stream, 6 November 1865.
Dates: 6 November 1865

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll, 17 April 1866

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Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 611-612
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll concerning the quantity of heat received from the sun between two equinoxes, the effect of Perihelion and Aphelion on the length and strength of summers and winters and the effect of the formation of ice and snow on the levels of heat given off from the earth, 17 April 1866.
Dates: 17 April 1866

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll, 23 April 1866

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Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 615-618
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from James Croll concerning the temperature of the earth in both winter and summer and how this temperature is affected by the position of the earth in relation to the sun and snow and ice throughout the world, 23 April 1866.
Dates: 23 April 1866