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Cambridge (Massachusetts, United States)

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Notebook No.124, 12 October 1845 - 3 November 1845

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 5: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/124
Scope and Contents This notebook contains a record of Charles Lyell’s visit to the United States of America (started in notebook, Number 121) continuing his travels throughout parts of New England, including Massachusetts with notable site visits in and around Boston and New Hampshire. It is dated from October 12 to November 3, 1845. For the last two thirds of this notebook (and the entirety of the next one, notebook 125) Lyell is centred in Boston for the presentation of his Lowell Lectures, embarking on...
Dates: 12 October 1845 - 3 November 1845

Postcard to Sir Archibald Geikie from Alexander Agassiz, c1861-c1873

Identifier: Coll-74/11/6/2
Scope and Contents

Postcard to Sir Archibald Geikie from Alexander Agassiz thanking him for a copy of James Hutton's work Theory of the Earth, ( 1795) for the library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.

Dates: c1861-c1873

Potwar Cow, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/411
Scope and Contents

Photograph of a Potwar cow, 'vide' no. 2 in measurements. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, May 1902.

Dates: 1870s-1930s