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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:09
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  different dimensions
Extent:  4 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 3
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1884 (after)
Comments to date:  Georg Meisenbach opened a studio in London in 1884.
Short summary:  Half-tone reproduction of photograph of Sir Robert Stawell Ball. Signed Meisenbach.
Person:  Ball, Robert Stawell, Sir, 1840 (Dublin)-1913 (Cambridge), Mathematician, Astronomer, portrayed
Person:  Meisenbach, Georg, 1841 (Nürnberg)-1912 (Emmering bei Fürstenfeldbruck), Engraver, Inventor, person referred to
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 3
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  2a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1879-06-19
Short summary:  Will arrive by train from Euston tomorrow.
Person:  Ball, Valentine, 1843 (Dublin)-1894 (Dublin), Geologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Oriental Club, Hanover Square. W. (Association)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 3
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  Cambridge
Date:  1896-03-04
Short summary:  Accepting offer of hospitality.
Person:  Ball, Robert Stawell, Sir, 1840 (Dublin)-1913 (Cambridge), Mathematician, Astronomer, author
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Observatory, Cambridge (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Reproduction of photo (fol. 1) and 2 letters. Dimensions: 1. 114 x 89 mm; 2. 180 x 114 (letter by V. Ball); 3. 178 x115. Note in pencil on 2b. The addressee of Robert S. Ball's letter is unknown.
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