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Sweden

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

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

Fjreldras Cow, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2865
Scope and Contents Photograph of a Fjreldras cow, 'an ancient Swedish breed of White-Polled cattle with black points' standing in a field at an agricultural show in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Flora, Aranas, Sweden, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/803
Scope and Contents Photograph of the dairy cow, Flora in Aranas, Sweden in the late 19th or early 20th century. Her first calf gave 7400 lbs milk and 4.20 percent fat.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Newspaper article, Verus et Utilis, The British Scientific Association, 8 October 1834

 Item
Identifier: Coll-203/3/24
Scope and Contents Printed article regarding the proceedings of a meeting of the British Scientific Association mentioning a visit by Sir Charles Lyell to Sweden, the publication of a geological map of Scotland, freshwater limestone and Kirkton Quarry, 8 October 1834.
Dates: 8 October 1834

Nitrate of Lime, Sweden, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3303
Scope and Contents Photograph of 'the electric flame which extracts the nitrogen from the atmosphere' for nitrate of lime, the 'best nitrogenous manure in use' in Sweden in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Notebook No.53, May 1834- May 1834

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 3: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/53
Scope and Contents Red leather notebook, cover reads "Sweden, May 1834". The contents include lists of books, packing lists, geological observations with small and large sketches. p.23 - List of clothing to pack; p.105 - Strata in Taleren Notes are made in pencil with some ink edits or additions and are notes often only on one side of a page. The index is pasted to the back cover. The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own "Index",...
Dates: May 1834- May 1834

Notebook No.55, 26 June 1834- December 1834

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 3: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/55
Scope and Contents This notebook was kept by Lyell on a trip to Sweden. It comprises notes on rise of land in Sweden - marks on rocks, etc. Notes are in ink and pencil, and include sketches, lists, observations. There are multiple blank pages. 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...
Dates: 26 June 1834- December 1834

Papers in geography, history, and science, 1750-1781

 Item
Identifier: Coll205/2/2 (Dc.1.58)
Scope and Contents Approximately 75 mostly handwritten leaves, including a 2-page colour drawing of Burrum chundalle, an extract from a history of Louisiana by W. de Page du Pratz (1783); extract from a history of Sumatra by William Marsden (1783); extract from the 'Constitution of the German Empire', s.n., s.d.; extract from 'Baretti's Account of the Manners and Customs of Italy' (1775); extract from 'Baretti's Travels Thro' England Portugal Spain & France to Genoa (1760); extract from 'Travels thro'...
Dates: 1750-1781

Quote from a conversation between Tighearna Ìle and a ferryman, 3 February 1874

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW111/46
Scope and Contents Quote from a conversation between Tighearna Ìle and a ferryman taking him to Barra [Barriagh/Isle of Barra] which reads 'An ro[bh] [th]u ria[mh] san t Suain?' 'Sioma uair sin.' 'Cuine?' 'Duair bha mi am chadal.'
Dates: 3 February 1874

Removing Milk Cans from Creamery in Southern Sweden, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/454
Scope and Contents Photograph of a small boy standing next to a cart drawn by cattle to remove milk cans from a creamery in Southern Sweden in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s