Subject Source: Local sources
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Proof copy of article on 'The Geological Influences which have Affected the Course of British History', 1881
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 to...
Scope and Contents Photograph of the Shorthorn non-pedigreed dairy cow, "Dot" that won many prizes, such as the '£50 Cup, Royal Lancashire Show in 1904 and 1[905?] and was owned by Mr. S S Ramgill, Altrincham.'