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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD2:29
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  178 x 113mm
Extent:  2 foll. + 2 photos
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 3
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  St Leonards, Sussex
Date:  1880-05
Short summary:  Accompanying letter answering letter on receipt of fossils from Siberia. Enclosing book on Buenos Ayres and photograph. The old friends Buckland, Lyell, Murchison and Sedgwick. Etc.
Person:  Parish, Woodbine, Sir, 1796 (London)-1882 (St Leonards, Sussex), Diplomatist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Lyell, Charles, 1st baronet, Sir, 1797 (Kinnordy, Forfarshire)-1875 (London), Geologist, person referred to
Person:  Murchison, Roderick Impey, Sir baronet, 1792 (Tarradale, Easter Ross)-1871 (London), Geologist, Geographer, person referred to
Person:  Sedgwick, Adam, 1785 (Dent, Yorkshire)-1873 (Cambridge), Geologist, Mineralogist, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Buckland, William, 1784 (Axminster, Devon)-1856 (Clapham), Geologist, Mineralogist, Professor, Dean of Westminster, person referred to ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Geological Society (Society)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 3
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  4a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1880?
Short summary:  Photograph of Sir Woodbine Parish accompanying letter by Parish of May 1880.
Person:  Parish, Woodbine, Sir, 1796 (London)-1882 (St Leonards, Sussex), Diplomatist, portrayed
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 3
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1860-1880?
Short summary:  Photograph of Lyon Playfair.
Person:  Playfair, Lyon, 1st Baron Playfair, 1818-1898 (London), Chemist, Professor, portrayed
COMMENTS
Comments:  1 letter by Sir Woodbine Parish with an attached photograph (147 x 110 mm), 1 photograph of L. Playfair (84 x 70 mm).
IMAGES
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