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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD2:32
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  182 x 114mm
Extent:  2 foll. + portrait
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1867?
Comments to date:  Dawkins was elected FRS in 1867.
Short summary:  Informing Dawkins that he has been elected FRS. Congratulations by Edward Best and Henry William Bristow on 2a.
Person:  Best, Edward, 1824-1906, Geologist, Cartographer, author
Person:  Bristow, Henry William, 1817 (London)-1889 (Camberwell), Geologist, author
Person:  Ramsay, Andrew Crombie, Sir, 1814 (Glasgow)-1891 (Beaumaris, Anglesey), Geologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Geological Survey of Great Britain (Institution)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1860-1891?
Comments to date:  Ramsay was knighted in 1881.
Short summary:  Portrait of Sir Andrew Ramsay. Butterworth & Heath sc.
Person:  Ramsay, Andrew Crombie, Sir, 1814 (Glasgow)-1891 (Beaumaris, Anglesey), Geologist, portrayed
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Butterworth & Heath [engravers] (Association)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Size of portrait: 182 x 114 mm.
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