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Sicily (Italy)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Il Balzo Di Aci, 28 September 1858

 Item
Identifier: Coll-203/4/25
Scope and Contents Drawing entitled 'Il Balzo Di Aci' of a town with hills in the background and a river or lake in the foreground. Inscription in Italian reads "Veluto dallo scalo di Signora Maria della Scala a 7 Aprile 1858. Carlo Gemmellaro quest' Atimo suo [ ]sequi, all'eta di anni 71. A Sir Charles Lyell in Catania", (28 Settembre 1858).
Dates: 28 September 1858

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Gaetano Gemmellaro, 19 May 1858

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Identifier: Coll-203/4/21
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Gaetano Gemmellaro concerning the coast of Sicily, 19 May 1858.
Dates: 19 May 1858

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Gaetano Gemmellaro, 12 February 1858

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Identifier: Coll-203/4/15
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Gaetano Gemmellaro concerning the geology of Sicily and Mount Etna, 12 February 1858.
Dates: 12 February 1858

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Gaetano Gemmellaro, 18 June 1858

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Identifier: Coll-203/4/23
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Gaetano Gemmellaro concerning the Pliocene epoch on Mount Etna, 18 June 1858.
Dates: 18 June 1858

Notebook No.20, 6 December 1828-22 December 1828

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 1: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/20
Scope and Contents This notebook with green and pink marbled covers covers Lyell's journey from Nicolosi to Piazza. It contains notes in faint pencil and some ink on the stratification of southern Sicily; 'Duration of species'; and 'Extinction of species'. The front plate reads, "No 7, Sicily 1828, Nicolosi Dec 6th to Piazza Dec 22nd". The following table of contents is Lyell's own words, copied from Lyell's own "Index", found at the beginning and end of the...
Dates: 6 December 1828-22 December 1828

Notes and Correspondence on the Geology of Mount Etna, 1857-1858

 Series — Box Lyell Temp Box 1.21 (Formerly Gen 118): Series Coll-203/2 (Lyell 2); Series Coll-203/3 (Lyell 3); Series Coll-203/4 (Lyell 4)
Identifier: Coll-203/4 (Lyell 4)
Scope and Contents Notes and correspondence on the geology of Mount Etna consists of:
  1. Notes
  2. Sketches and Maps
  3. Geological Cross sections
  4. Correspondence
Dates: 1857-1858

Papers in geography, history, and science, 1750-1781

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Identifier: Coll205/2/2 (Dc.1.58)
Scope and Contents Approximately 75 mostly handwritten leaves, including a 2-page colour drawing of Burrum chundalle, an extract from a history of Louisiana by W. de Page du Pratz (1783); extract from a history of Sumatra by William Marsden (1783); extract from the 'Constitution of the German Empire', s.n., s.d.; extract from 'Baretti's Account of the Manners and Customs of Italy' (1775); extract from 'Baretti's Travels Thro' England Portugal Spain & France to Genoa (1760); extract from 'Travels thro'...
Dates: 1750-1781