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Italy -- Florence

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Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Copy of a letter from the City of Florence to [Richard II?], 9 February/14 Ind. 1390

Identifier: MS 183/f. 68v-69r
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from the City of Florence to [Richard II?].

Date: 9 February/14 Ind. 1390.

Place: Florence.

Subject matter: Andreas Baret; town of Cortona.

Mention of a seal? No.

Dates: 9 February/14 Ind. 1390

Notebook No.16, 13 October 1828-15 October 1828

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 1: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/16
Scope and Contents This smaller, thinner notebook with a marbled cover contains notes during Lyell's trip from Florence to Radicofani, mostly illustrations and field notes of cross-sections, labeled, and some descriptions and queries. The front plate reads "No 3 Italy 1828 Florence Oct 13th to Radicofani Oct 15th". 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,...
Dates: 13 October 1828-15 October 1828

Papers of Signor Ferretti (1817-1874), 1854-1890

 Sub-Fonds — CLX-A-351: Series Coll-1835/21
Identifier: coll-1835/20
Scope and Contents

Letters and publications relating Signor Ferretti's Protestant educational activities in London and Florence.

Dates: 1854-1890

Plans: St Paul's Cathedral Precinct, c1950

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/1.3.2b
Scope and Contents 7 copy plans (84cm x 103cm) probably by the Town Planning Division of London County Council's Architect's Department showing historical ideas for the redevelopment of the precinct around Saint Paul's Cathedral in the City of London and the relative size of the cathedral in relation to other major historical cathedrals. The plans are overdrawn on Ordnance Survey Plans at 1:1250 scale and comprise: Royal...
Dates: c1950

Travel Journal, 5 June 1818 - 2 Sept 1818

Identifier: Coll-203/A2/1
Scope and Contents Journal of a tour made by Sir Charles Lyell in 1818 with his father, mother and his two older sisters. Pages are unnumbered, but there are dates throughout and the route is given at the top of every page. Lyell writes in a journal style, describing his excursions to geological sites, visits with his father - to visit botanists and a charity school - other people joining their trip (their encounter with a lady at Freiburg noted as 'one of the singular events of our tour'), and witnesses Lord...
Dates: 5 June 1818 - 2 Sept 1818

Two photograph albums, of older Spain and Portugal, and of the Nile Valley and Classical Europe... one of them collected by William Horn, Edinburgh

 Collection — Volume Coll-1807 / SC-Acc-2016-0196
Identifier: Coll-1807
Scope and Contents One album, with photographs of the Nile Valley and Classical Europe, has ms description on fore-page: "Photographs Collection of William Horn [address], Edinburgh. On tour of 1872." Some of the photographs are signed, 'A. Beats'. Many of the photographs of Classical Europe have Italian scenes around Florence, Naples and Pompei, and Milan, and there are photographs of Alpine scenes and Vienna too.The other album is entitled on the front board: "Photographs of Spain &...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1872-1890