Subject Source: Local sourcesScope Note: Created For = NAHSTE
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: BAI 1/8
Scope and Contents cuttings, offprints, manuscripts and publications
Correpondence relating to Sir Roderick Impey Murchison's dispute with Adam Sedgwick about Silurian classification, c1852
Scope and Contents The correpondence relating to Sir Roderick Impey Murchison's dispute with Adam Sedgwick about Silurian classification consists of:
- notes and related papers
Scope and Contents The Correspondence from Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden sub-series consists of:
- 51 letters, chronologically arranged (1874-1884)
- presscuttings, photographs, notices and notes
Scope and Contents The Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: American geologists sub-series consists of:
- 67 letters and postcards, alphabetically arranged (1878-1907).
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Henry William Bristow congratulating Geikie on his professorship and casting some criticisms at the selection procedure for the post.
Dates: 11 April 1865
Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A 
Scope and Contents A short critique of William Whiston's A New Theory of the Earth, from its Original to the Consummation of all Things, (1696) , intended to damn Cartesian astronomy and advance corollaries to Newtonian thought instead. He affirmed the truth of the flood narrative in Genesis, ascribing the deluge to the impact of a comet. Whiston had been converted to Newtonianism by a paper of David Gregory. At the foot of this document is an unrelated note, dated 6 Sept. 1708, to the...
Dates: 3 April 1698
Identifier: BAI 1/8/2
Scope and Contents periodicals, including the Expository Times and the New Republic
Identifier: BAI 1/8/1
Scope and Contents Typescript reviews written by John Baillie
Identifier: BAI 1/8/3
Scope and Contents articles, brochures and cuttings arranged by publication