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Edinburgh (Scotland)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence from Joseph Beete Jukes and family, 1864-1871

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-74/12/8
Scope and Contents The Correspondence from Joseph Beete Jukes and family series consists of:
  1. 18 letters, chronologically arranged (1864-1871)

Correspondence: John Phillips to Frederick William Rudler, 1845-1901

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-74/12/18
Scope and Contents The Correspondence: John Phillips to Frederick William Rudler sub-series consists of:
  1. 40 letters, alphabetically arranged (1845-1901)

Edinburgh Museum of Science and Art Syllabus of Lectures, 1867-1868

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/8/1
Scope and Contents Syllabus for a series of lectures given by 5 scientists at the Edinburgh Museum of Science and Art during 1867-1868. They were: Sir Lyon Playfair (Chemistry), George James Allman (Natural History), Sir Archibald Geikie (Geology), Edward Sang (Natural Philosophy), and John Hutton Balfour (Botany).

Geological Survey notebook 'Q Q', 1893-1894

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/1/6
Scope and Contents Drawings and notes on the geology of parts of Scotland (including Edinburgh, Arran, Mull and Islay) of parts of England and also of Pomeroy, Ireland. References are made to Plymouth limestone, Skye granite, toadstones in Derbyshire and papers on raised beaches at Loch Carron.

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Geological Survey of Scotland: Sheet 32, 1892

 Item
Identifier: Coll-99/11/4/3
Scope and Contents Colour-coded geological map of Edinburgh and part of Midlothian, from a survey of or prior to 1859 by Sir Archibald Geikie and Henry Hyatt Howell as part of the Geological Survey of Great Britain.

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from A Bachellery, 22 July 1898

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/11/8/1
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from A Bachellery thanking Geikie for letters of introduction to a number of geologists. He reports that these introductions had led to successful geological tours while he was visiting Great Britain.

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Alexander MacMillan, 30 July 1860

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/11/3/31
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Alexander MacMillan asking him to send a copy of his ['Memoirs of Edward Forbes'], to date, to the printer Thomas Constable to enable them to make an estimate. He reports that he is leaving for Arran that Wednesday and will make a trip to Edinburgh if required.

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Edward William Binney, 14 April 1879

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/11/8/51
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Edward William Binney telling Geikie that the forthcoming geological map and cross section of the Edinburgh and Linlithgow coal field will be a useful addition to the geological literature.

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from George James Allman, 17 November 1860

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Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/3
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from George James Allman telling him that his paper on the Trap Rocks of Scotland will be accepted for the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh once he has undertaken the additions which he indicated he intends to make.

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from George James Allman, 23 November 1860

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/4
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from George James Allman telling him that his paper on the Trap Rocks of Scotland is of sufficient quality to publish in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh without the additions he was planning, if that is what he wishes.