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Suffolk (England)

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Draft report on "The Structure and Efficiency of the Building Industry", 1947-1948

Identifier: PJM/ABT/B/4
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence relating to a questionnaire issued by the Association of Building Technicians Technical Committee and its Housing Sub-Committee as research for the report: The structure and efficiency of the building industry ( 1948) . A draft of this report is included, with editorial comments, and some handwritten notes. There is also a set of architectural plans for "Samford RDC" in...
Dates: 1947-1948

Large Black Boar, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/535
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Photograph of a Large Black boar owned by Arthur H. Cobbold, Eldo House, Bury St. Edmunds, England, that won first prize at the R.A. S.E. Show, Cardiff in 1901.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

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

Identifier: Coll-74/7/1
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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

Letter to Mr Paget from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, 20 February 1936

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L116
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Letter, 20 February 1936, Edinburgh, Donald Tovey to Mr. Paget. In sympathy after the death of Mr. Paget's mother. Ms. transcript by Hubert Foss.

Dates: 20 February 1936

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, c 07 January 1940

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2390
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Letter, [7 January 1940], Woking, Hubert Parry to Sophie Weisse. Congratulating Tovey on getting his foot on the ladder. Holograph signed, date as postmark, though this unlikely to be the original date, probably sent to Tovey by Sophie Weisse on this date.

Dates: c 07 January 1940

Notebook No.71, 8 May 1838- August 1838

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 3: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/71
Scope and Contents This dark brown leather notebook with yellow edged pages contains notes by Charles Lyell primarily in ink and include lists, sketches, and longer form essays, chiefly notes on the Crag and Crag fossils. The index is located on p. 71, the final leaf and back inside cover. 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...
Dates: 8 May 1838- August 1838

Notebook No.241, 14 September 1859-21 October 1859

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 8: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/241
Scope and Contents This green leather bound Notebook records Lyell's travels in Aberdeenshire then on down the East coast to Scarborough, Filey, Cromer and Diss. Page 71 onwards are Lyell's notes on Darwin's 'Creation of Species' with further discussion thereafter. There is a black and white photograph of Roydon Oolite on page 171. Page 74 references a specimen Cephalaspis lyelli Agassiz at Glammis, now held by the Cockburn Museum. Lyell's Own Index...
Dates: 14 September 1859-21 October 1859

Postcard to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Knud Christian Jeppesen, 20 September 1934

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1296
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Postcard, 20 September 1934, Copenhagen, Knud Jeppesen to Donald Tovey. Thanking Tovey for his ' wonderful ' interpretation of Bach's concerto in e minor. Holograph signed.

Dates: 20 September 1934

Proof copy of article on 'The Geological Influences which have Affected the Course of British History', 1881

Identifier: Coll-74/8/4
Scope and Contents First proof copy of an article by Sir Archibald Geikie on 'The Geological Influences which have Affected the Course of British History' from printers Clay, Sons and Taylor, for Macmillan the publisher in 1881. This looked at ancient peoples and legendary figures, puting them in the context of the evolution of the natural world. Including elements such as the impact of the devlopment of commerce and the move from an agricultural to an urban industrial society, Sir Archibald Geikie mapped them...
Dates: 1881

The Hollesley Bay Labour Colony's Suffolk Ram, "Colony Duke Walton", 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/2740
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Photograph of the Hollesley Bay Labour Colony's Suffolk ram, "Colony Duke Walton", that was the champion at the Suffolk show, standing in a field in the early 20th century.

Dates: 1870s-1930s