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Virginia (United States)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Cowboy Lassoed by Cupid, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2124
Scope and Contents Photograph of Sir Genille Cave-Browne-Cave, the 'Cowboy Baronet' on his horse twirling a lasso in the early 20th century. The text beneath the image notes that he is to be married to a Florence Boltwood of London who he met at a Salvation Army meeting in Virginia and that he is a champion roper of steers.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Eighth Virginia Woman's Forum, 1956

 Sub-Series
Identifier: BAI 1/17/41
Scope and Contents Programme and cuttings relating to the Eighth Virginia Woman's Forum, at which John Baillie delivered a lecture.
Dates: 1956

Lectures on American geological history, c1879

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/6/4
Scope and Contents Notes and text for seven lectures looking at the geological history of the American continent, looking at specific locations therein, based partly on results from American survey work. These locations were related to to other places around the world, particularly in Britain and Europe. A variety of geological formations were looked at, including that of the continent itself, considering the materials which make them up and the geological timeframe.
Dates: c1879