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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD2:44
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  different dimensions
Extent:  2 foll. + 2 portraits
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 4
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1850-1900?
Short summary:  Reproduction of a portrait of Poulett Scrope.
Person:  Scrope, George Poulett, 1797 (London)-1876 (Fairlawn near Cobham), Geologist, Political economist, portrayed
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 4
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  2a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1850-1858?
Comments to date:  Thomas Rupert Jones was assistant secretary of the Geological Society 1850-1858 (ODNB).
Short summary:  Fragment of letter to Jones, secretary of the Geological Society. Signed G. Poulett Scrope.
Person:  Scrope, George Poulett, 1797 (London)-1876 (Fairlawn near Cobham), Geologist, Political economist, author
Person:  Jones, Thomas Rupert, 1819 (London)-1911 (Chesham, Buckinghamshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, addressee ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Geological Society (Society)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 4
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1883-04-08
Short summary:  Asking Mrs Dawkins about the name of an author of a recommended book on Egypt because professor Dawkins is away.
Person:  Schuster, Arthur, Sir, 1851 (Frankfurt am Main)-1934 (Twyford), Physicist, author
Person:  Dawkins, Frances Boyd, Lady Dawkins, -1921, addressee
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, person referred to
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 4 of 4
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  4a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1881-1920? (around)
Short summary:  Journal reproduction of a photograph of Professor Arthur Schuster. After an original by Mrs Fred Wilkinson.
Person:  Schuster, Arthur, Sir, 1851 (Frankfurt am Main)-1934 (Twyford), Physicist, portrayed
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Mrs Fred Wilkinson [photographer, Manchester] (Association)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Fol. 1 (67 x 50 mm) reproduction of portrait of Poulett Scrope; fol. 2 (62 x 100 mm) fragment of a letter signed G. Poulett Scrope; fol. 3 (176 x 113) a letter by Arthur Schuster; fol. 4 (147 x 86 mm) areproduction of a photograph of Arthur Schuster.
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