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Guide to the Sir Charles Lyell papers, 1841-1859

Summary

ALS includes a letter from Hugh Swinton Legare to Samuel Henry Dickson, introducing Lyell, and a letter relating to paleoanthropology, in which Darwin's work is briefly mentioned.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10646
Title
Sir Charles Lyell papers
Date
1841-1859
Creator
Lyell, Charles, Sir, 1797-1875
Extent
3 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS includes a letter from Hugh Swinton Legare to Samuel Henry Dickson, introducing Lyell, and a letter relating to paleoanthropology, in which Darwin's work is briefly mentioned.

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Sir Charles Lyell papers, 1841-1859, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

English geologist.


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Provenance

Source unknown

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

Other Notes

General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.