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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:51
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  different dimensions
Extent:  5 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  other
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 4
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1871-08-18
Short summary:  Mammalian remains referred to by Bryce are true land ice deposits. Bryce generally not reliable. Table over Upper and Lower Drift.
Person:  Geikie, James Murdoch, 1839 (Edinburgh)-1915 (Edinburgh), Geologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Bryce, James, 1806 (Killaig, near Coleraine)-1877 (Inverfarigaig Pass), Geologist, Schoolteacher, person referred to
Subject:  Geology
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 4
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1915 (before)
Short summary:  Portrait of Professor James Geikie ... President - Elect : Section C. From a photograph by F. Gutekunst, Philadelphia.
Person:  Gutekunst, Frederick, 1831 (Germantown, PA)-1917 (Philadelphia), Photographer, Daguerreotypist, Pastellist, artist
Person:  Geikie, James Murdoch, 1839 (Edinburgh)-1915 (Edinburgh), Geologist, portrayed
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 4
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  4a - 5a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1898-05-12
Short summary:  Thanking Boyd Dawkins for a letter to the Times protesting against the removal olf the Geological Survey to South Kensington.
Person:  Geikie, Archibald, Sir, 1835 (Edinburgh)-1924 (Haslemere), Geologist, Historian, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Geological Surveys. Director General (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  The Times (Periodical)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 4 of 4
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  4a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1891 (after)
Comments to date:  Archibald Geikie was knighted in 1891.
Short summary:  Reproduction of a photograph of Sir Arch. Geikie attached to letter to W. Boyd Dawson.
Person:  Geikie, Archibald, Sir, 1835 (Edinburgh)-1924 (Haslemere), Geologist, Historian, portrayed
COMMENTS
Comments:  Foll. 1-2 185 x 114 mm; fol. 3 125 x86 mm; foll. 4-5 181 x 113 mm (photoreproduction attached to fol 4 42 x 27 mm).
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