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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD2:19
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  different dimensions
Extent:  4 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  other
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 3
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Paris
Date:  1895-05-17
Short summary:  Will come to England for the geographical congress. Would like to explore Ingleton (e. g. Gaping Gill) and the Peak District. Intends to do for France what Boyd Dawkins did for En gland and Schmidl for Austria.
Person:  Martel, Édouard-Alfred, 1859 (Pontoise)-1938 (Montbrisson), Speleologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Schmidl, Adolf, 1802 (Lázne Kynzvart)-1863 (Budapest), Geographer, Author, Speleologist, person referred to
Person:  Stirrup, Mark, 1831-1907, Geologist, Mineralogist, person referred to
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 3
Type of element:  article
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  Lancaster
Date:  1895-08-02
Short summary:  Article from the Lancaster Observer describing the descent of E. A. Martel into a cave at Ingleborough, Clapham.  
Person:  Farrer, James Anson, 1849-1925, Writer, Barrister, Landowner, person referred to
Person:  Martel, Édouard-Alfred, 1859 (Pontoise)-1938 (Montbrisson), Speleologist, person referred to
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 3
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  4a
Language:  English
Place:  Fallowfield
Date:  1916-05-22
Short summary:  Prevented from calling on Mrs Boyd Dawkins on Saturday. Inviting Boyd Dawkins and his wife to tea with him and his niece, Miss Tatham.
Person:  Miers, Henry Alexander, Sir, 1858 (Rio de Janeiro)-1942 (London), Mineralogist, Professor, University administrator, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
COMMENTS
Comments:  2 letters. The letter from E. A. Martel 212 x 136 mm; the letter from H. A. Miers 178 x 112 mm. Newspaper article attached to Martel's letter.
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