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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:59
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  254 x 204mm
Extent:  1 fol. + photo
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Washington, D.C.
Date:  1877-09-03
Short summary:  Some models in South Kensington Museum. Has nominated Boyd Dawkins as corresponding member of the Academy of Natural Sciences. A pleasure to have Sir Joseph Hooker and General Strachey here. Asa Gray and Sir Joseph writing report.
Person:  Hayden, Ferdinand Vandeveer, 1829 (Westfield, MA)-1887 (Philadelphia), Geologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Gray, Asa, 1810 (Sauquoit, NY)-1888 (Cambridge, Mass.), Botanist, person referred to
Person:  Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817 (Halesworth, Suffolk)-1911 (Sunningdale), Explorer, Botanist, person referred to
Person:  Strachey, Richard, Sir, 1817 (Pensford, Somerset)-1908 (Belsize Park), Scientist, Administrator in India, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  U. S. Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Academy of Natural Sciences (Association)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  South Kensington Museum (Institution)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  2a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1870-1887?
Short summary:  Photograph of F. V. Hayden.
Person:  Hayden, Ferdinand Vandeveer, 1829 (Westfield, MA)-1887 (Philadelphia), Geologist, portrayed
COMMENTS
Comments:  Size of photograph: 105 x 62 mm.
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