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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, 20 November 1898

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L521
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Letter, [20 November 1898], Cambridge, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Informing Miss. Weisse that Tovey will go to the Brahms concert, explaining his circumstances and requesting that Miss. Weisse send Tovey his compositions. Typescript copy of 520.

Dates: 20 November 1898

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, 03 December 1898

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L522
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Letter, 3 December 1898, Cambridge, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Covering note. Typescript copy.

Dates: 03 December 1898

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, 03 December 1898

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L523
Scope and Contents

Letter, 3 December 1898, Cambridge, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Covering note. Typescript copy.

Dates: 03 December 1898

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Unknown, 03 October 1909

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2752
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Letter, 3 October 1909, Cambridge, Unknown to Sophie Weisse. News of Tovey. Holograph unfinished.

Dates: 03 October 1909

Notebook No.3, 1826- 1826

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 1: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/3
Scope and Contents This notebook is written primarily in ink. Subjects include scholarship and university arrangements in other nations, religion, and notes on recent geological discoveries. on page 121 there is a list of ch[apters], indexed as 'essays' indicating Lyell's notes on his proposed book. Three pages are missing. 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,...
Dates: 1826- 1826

Notebook No.4, May 1827- June 1827

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Identifier: Coll-203/A1/4
Scope and Contents This notebook is a mix of geological observations, ruminations, and illustrations, Lyell also writes on law, society, and the church. A light natural leather journal, the cover reads "Index inside C" in ink. The notebook is written in pencil and ink. 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 surrogates using the platform...
Dates: May 1827- June 1827

Postcard to R. Potts from Unknown, 09 August 1906

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Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2771
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Postcard, 9 August 1906, Lampeter, Unknown to R. Potts. News of the authors holiday. Holograph signed, stamped, on black and white photograph of Penstrowed Rectory.

Dates: 09 August 1906

Shorthorn Dairy Cow, "Priceless Princess", 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/928
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Photograph of the Shorthorn Dairy cow, "Priceless Princess" standing in a paddock in the early 20th century. Owned by CRW Adeane of Babraham Hall, Cambridge and won the champion prize in the dairy class at the RASE Show, Lincoln.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Steeplechase Falls at Cambridge University, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/1994
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Photographs of two bad falls at steeplechases in the early 20th century. The first image shows Mr. J H Hopwood lying beneath his horse, "Satan" after falling at a jump during the Cottenham Challenge Cup; and the second image shows Mr. A Eltons' horse, "Gamecock" falling at the ditch in the University Cup Challenge in Cambridge, England.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

The Nature of Intelligence, 10 Jul 1930

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Identifier: Coll-1310/3/1/2/16
Scope and Contents In this lecture, Thomson explores what intelligence is. He discusses the tendency to see intelligence and instinct as separate entities, and why he thinks this is inaccurate; the idea that thinking is simply trial and error using concepts and imagery rather than action; and the correlation between consciousness and intelligence in relation to the flashes of insight that come from the unconscious. He also discusses the work of Spearman, suggesting that...
Dates: 10 Jul 1930