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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD2:49
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  different dimensions
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 4
Type of element:  signature
Extent:  1b
Language:  English
Place:  Manchester
Date:  1909-02-13
Short summary:  The signature of Sven Hedin.
Person:  Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952, Explorer, author
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  The Victoria. University of Manchester. (Institution)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 4
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  2a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1909
Short summary:  Journal reproduction of a photograph of Sven Hedin, with his signature.
Person:  Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952, Explorer, author
Person:  Hedin, Sven Anders, 1865-1952, Explorer, portrayed
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 4
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a
Language:  German
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1890 (around)
Short summary:  Cropped title page of book catalogue(?) with are reproduced portrait of Japetus Steenstrup and his printed signature.
Person:  Steenstrup, Johannes Japetus Smith, 1813 (Vang i Thy)-1897 (København), Zoologist, author
Person:  Steenstrup, Johannes Japetus Smith, 1813 (Vang i Thy)-1897 (København), Zoologist, portrayed
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Bibliotheca Steenstrupiana. I. (Serial)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 4 of 4
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  5a - 6b
Language:  English
Place:  København
Date:  1872-12-15
Short summary:  Thanking for paper on classification of pleistocene strata by means of the Mammalia. No Irish elks found in Sweden or Norway. The irreliability of cave evidence.
Person:  Steenstrup, Johannes Japetus Smith, 1813 (Vang i Thy)-1897 (København), Zoologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Nilsson, Sven, 1787-1883, Zoologist, Archaeologist, person referred to
Subject:  Palaeontology
COMMENTS
Comments:  The inverted and upside down text, in relief, on 1b reads "The Victoria/University of Manchester". Foll. 4 and 7 serve as cover for foll. 5-6. - Fol. 1 (103 x 131 mm) signature; fol. 2 (106 x 100 mm) a signed portrait; fol. 3 (97 x 105 mm) a cropped title page?; foll. 5-6 (219 x 137 mm) a letter.
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