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Mountains

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

Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

Above the Clouds, Kasauli, Monsoon, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3158
Scope and Contents Photograph of a view above the mountains and clouds in Kasauli, [India] during the monsoon in 1904. Kasauli is 6700 feet above sea level.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Coloured and annotated Orographic Map of Arthur's Seat, late 19th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-99/11/6
Scope and Contents Orographic Map of Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh with added hand colouring and annotations denoting geological features.
Dates: late 19th century

Correspondence from Alfred Elis Törnebohm, 1883-1902

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-74/14/8
Scope and Contents The Correspondence from Alfred Elis Törnebohm sub-series consists of:
  1. letters (with enclosed diagrams, maps and a photograph), chronologically arranged (1883-1902)
Dates: 1883-1902

Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: Swiss geologists, 1883-1904

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-74/14/3
Scope and Contents The Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: Swiss geologists sub-series includes letters from:
  1. Albert Heim (1883-1904)
  2. Eugène Renevier (1894-1902)
Dates: 1883-1904

Dhenkanal [Orissa, India], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/251
Scope and Contents Photograph of Dhenkanal, a 'tributary state of Orissa', India showing a forest, some buildings and a mountain in the background in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

En Route to Boad [Orissa, India], 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/249
Scope and Contents Photograph of a road and lake with mountains in the distance which a note on the slide describes as 'En rounte to Boad- one of the mountain states of Orissa bordering on Central Provinces' in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

General View, Darjeeling, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/290
Scope and Contents Photograph of an arial view of the town of Darjeeling in the mountains of India in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Indian from the Mountains [Mexico], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/1272
Scope and Contents Portrait photograph of an Indian man from the mountains in Mexico in traditional dress posing with a gun in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Kinchinjanga [Kinchinjunga] from Birch Hill, Darjeeling, [India], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3159
Scope and Contents Photograph of a view of Kinchinjanga [Kinchinjunga], a mountain in the Himalayas, from Birch Hill, Darjeeling, [India] in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Lecture on 'The Origin of the Scenery of the British Isles', 1884

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Identifier: Coll-74/7/1
Scope and Contents Notes for 5 lectures on 'The Origin of the Scenery of the British Isles' given to the Royal Institution in 1884, along with printed abstracts. Sir Archibald Geikie focused on geological formations around the British Isles, with comparisons from European and North American locations, looking at the materials of which they are composed and the processes which went into their creation.
Dates: 1884