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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD2:39
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  180 x 113mm
Extent:  2 foll. + photo
Material:  paper
Attachment:  other
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 3
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Oxford
Date:  1867?
Comments to date:  Boyd Dawkins was elected FRS in 1867.
Short summary:  Congratulations on becoming FRS. Promised to read paper to the Ashmolean Society. Lodgings.
Person:  Rolleston, George, 1829 (Maltby, South Yorkshire)-1881 (Oxford), Physician, Physiologist, Professor, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Ashmolean Society (Society)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 3
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  2a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1870 (around)
Short summary:  Caricature of George Rolleston, soliloquising as he digs up skeletons on the Oxford Local Board Sewage Farm.
Title:  The Modern Resurrection Man, and Forms of Ancient Life.
Person:  Rolleston, George, 1829 (Maltby, South Yorkshire)-1881 (Oxford), Physician, Physiologist, Professor, portrayed
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Oxford Local Board Sewage Farm (Institution)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 3
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1870s?
Short summary:  Photograph of George Rolleston.
Person:  Rolleston, George, 1829 (Maltby, South Yorkshire)-1881 (Oxford), Physician, Physiologist, Professor, portrayed
COMMENTS
Comments:  Photograph (193 x 121 mm) of caricature attached to 2a. Size of photograph (f. 3a): 89 x 57 mm.
IMAGES
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