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English Scientific Autograph Collection, [ca. 19th century].

Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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This is a miscellaneous group of letters, purchased as an existing autograph collection, which centers on British scientists and physicians, but with a few American signatures. The letters are primarily from the nineteenth century and focus on medical and geological topics, but there are also some earlier and later dates. In addition to the letters are anatomical drawings of surgery, sketches of bones, and one  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drawings
Sketches
Named Person: Spencer Fullerton Baird; David Brewster; Elliott Coues; William Henry Flower; Gertrude Jekyll; William Jenner, Sir; T A Knight; E Ray Lankester, Sir; John Lubbock, Sir; Alfred Newton; Richard Owen; James Paget, Sir; Edward Sabine, Sir; Alfred Russel Wallace; Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of; William Whewell; J G Wood; Joshua Adler; William Allen; F A Bather; Francis Beaufort, Sir; Alfred Bell; J Kaye Chaversworth; Hugh Cuming; John Dalton; Robert Damon; John Leslie; Gideon Algernon Mantell; Spencer Fullerton Baird; David Brewster; Elliott Coues; William Henry Flower; Gertrude Jekyll; William Jenner, Sir; T A Knight; E Ray Lankester, Sir; John Lubbock, Sir; Alfred Newton; Richard Owen; James Paget, Sir; Edward Sabine, Sir; Alfred Russel Wallace; Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of; William Whewell; J G Wood
Document Type: Archival Material
OCLC Number: 122488704
Description: 3 linear ft. : ca. 3,000 items.

Abstract:

This is a miscellaneous group of letters, purchased as an existing autograph collection, which centers on British scientists and physicians, but with a few American signatures. The letters are primarily from the nineteenth century and focus on medical and geological topics, but there are also some earlier and later dates. In addition to the letters are anatomical drawings of surgery, sketches of bones, and one geological notebook.

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   schema:givenName "Edwin Ray" ;
   schema:givenName "E. Ray" ;
   schema:name "Sir Edwin Ray Lankester" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/8128486> # Robert Damon
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Damon" ;
   schema:givenName "Robert" ;
   schema:name "Robert Damon" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/86857967> # John George Wood
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1827" ;
   schema:deathDate "1889" ;
   schema:familyName "Wood" ;
   schema:givenName "John George" ;
   schema:givenName "J. G." ;
   schema:name "John George Wood" ;
    .


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