Tyndall, John

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Epithet: FRS; Superintendent of the Royal Institution

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referencedIn Vol. IV (ff. 369). S-Z. Presented by the Geological Society of London.includes:ff. 1-26 General Sir Edward Sabine, RA; KCB; PRS: Letters to Sir R. I. Murchison: 1845-1862, n.d. f. 30 Nikolai Aleksandrovich Sablukov, Russian General: Letter to Sir R. ... British Library
creatorOf Vol. III (ff. 185). 1863-1864.includes:f. 1 Édouard Armand Isidore Hippolyte Lartet, French geologist: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1862-1868: Fr. f. 2 Louis Lartet, son of E A I H Lartet; French geologist: Letter to J. Lubbock: 1863: Fr. ff. 3-182 pa..., 1863-1864 British Library
referencedIn Princeton University Library, Dept. Of Rare Books & Mss., Ms. Hyatt And Mayer Correspondence.
referencedIn LETTERS, chiefly from men of science, to James Croll, F.R.S., LL.D. (d. 1890), physical geologist, with letters to his biographer, James Campbell Irons, etc.; 1863-1898 and n.d. Some appear in Irons's Dr. Croll's Life and Work, 1896. The names of the..., 18th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn Brown & Williams, Diary Of James A. Garfield. [Contact repository for more information].
creatorOf Vol. IV (ff. 148). C. J. MacCarthy(?) -C. Wood.includes:f. 1 Sir James William or Wedderburn Colvile, Chief Justice of Calcutta: G. J. MacCarthy: Letter to Sir James William Colvile from G. J. MacCarthy: 1864.f. 3 Sir James William or Wedderburn... British Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Spec. Coll., Dibner Coll.. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn Vol. VIII, ff. 297, R-Y.includes:f. 1 John Rae, FRS; Arctic explorer: Letter to R. McCormick: 1860.f. 3 Andrew Crombie Ramsay, geologist; Knight 1881: Letter to -: 1841.f. 4 Andrew Crombie Ramsay, geologist; Knight 1881: Letter to T. R. Jones: ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. VII (ff. 276). 1248-1620.includes:ff. 1, 2 (copies) Southill, Bedfordshire: Deeds rel. to Stanford in: 1248, 1626.ff. 1-2 Orders Military. St. John of Jerusalem: Grants to Hospitallers of Hardwick, co. Bedf., in Stanford: 1248, n.d.: Copies...., 1248-1620 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Francis Ellingwood Abbot, 1841-1904. Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Royal Institution (Great Britain). W. R. Grove Papers.
creatorOf STRACHEY PAPERS (19TH CENTURY SERIES). Vol. I (ff. 135). 1. ff. 1-127. Letters to Sir Richard Strachey, F.R.S., (b.1817, d.1908) and his wife Jane Maria Strachey (b.1840, d.1928); 1852-1922, n.d. Arranged in alphabetical order of correspondent. The c..., 1852-1950 British Library
referencedIn Johns Hopkins Univ., Peabody Inst. Archives. Archives.
referencedIn Royal Institution (Great Britain). John Tyndall Papers.
creatorOf LETTERS OF EMINENT PERSONS. Vol. II (ff. 200). Eighty-nine letters, etc., mostly to members of the Baily and related Unitarian families; 1813-1926. Includes 22 letters to Walter Baily, H.M. Inspector of Schools (d. 1917), grandfather of the donor. Ma..., 1813-1926 British Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 60: Meteorological Project, 1849 1875.
creatorOf Vol. XIII (ff. 191). 1887.includes:f. 1 Charles Augustus North, great-nephew of Francis, 6th Earl of Guildford: Letter to Sir J. Lubbock: 1887.f. 3 Samuel Richard Hutt, of Macmillan and Co., publishers: Letter to Sir J. Lubbock: 1894.ff. 4, 25 ..., 1887 British Library
referencedIn American Philosophical Society. John Fries Frazer Papers.
creatorOf CHARNWOOD AUTOGRAPHS. Vol. IV. Artistic, dramatic and scientific autogaphs, etc.; circa 16th-20th cent. Included are Sir Christopher Wren, Sir Godfrey Kneller, William Hogarth, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Joseph Wright of Derby, William Blake, David Cox, Si..., approximately 16th century-20th century British Library
creatorOf Vol. VI (ff. 190). 1869-1871.includes:f. 1 Richard Holt Hutton, Editor, 'The Spectator': Correspondence with Sir J. Lubbock: 1867-1891.f. 3 Sir William Boyd Dawkins, geologist: Letters to Lord Avebury: 1863-1910.f. 5 Sir Percyvall Hart Dyke, 6t..., 1869-1871 British Library
creatorOf Vol. VIII (ff. 220). 1878-1882.includes:f. 1 D. Caroline Brown, wife of H A Brown, banker: Letter to Sir J. Lubbock: 1898.f. 3 Tapetus Steenstrup, Swedish zoologist: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1861-1878.f. 4b Sir Charles William Siemens, FRS: L..., 1878-1882 British Library
referencedIn Huntington Library. William Jones Rhees Collection.
referencedIn Vol. XXII (ff. 432). 1848-1878.includes:f. 1 Lewis Weston Dillwyn, MP; of Sketty Hall, county Glamorgan: Letter to A. R. Wallace: 1848. f. 2 James Motley, traveller in the E Indies: Letter to A. R. Wallace: 1858. f. 3 Thomas George Baring, 2nd Baro..., 1848-1878 British Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 7073: W. H. Dall Papers.
creatorOf Vol. XV (ff. 145). Jan.-June 1889.includes:f. 1 Alphonse Milne-Edwards, French naturalist: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1885-1898: Fr.f. 2 Aretas Akers-Douglas, 1st Viscount Chilston: Correspondence with Lord Avebury: 1889-1903.f. 3 John Gellibra... British Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 32: Office Of The Secretary, Unbound Miscellane.
creatorOf BLAKENEY COLLECTION. Vol. XIV. Miscellaneous letters; 1837-1975. Partly copies and printed. Partly French and German. (TSB 15). ff. ii+299. 350 x 254mm. The principal contents are: 1. ff. 2-15v. Letters from Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay,..., 1837-1975 British Library
referencedIn Catalogue of the papers and correspondence of Arthur Kenneth Chesterton (1899-1973), critic, journalist and political activist., ca 1880/1986 University of Bath Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 26: Office Of The Secretary, Incoming Corres..
creatorOf TYNDALL PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. 117). Contents: 1. ff. 1-73. General correspondence of John Tyndall, consisting chiefly of letters of scientific and Alpine interest; 1861-1892. 2. ff. 74-117. Literary drafts: (a) account of a visit to the Rifel Berg with..., 1861-1894 British Library
referencedIn Pierre-Jules Hetzel, Papiers. NAF 16932-17152., XIXe s. Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des manuscrits
creatorOf AUTOGRAPH ALBUM of Mary Enid Evelyn Layard, wife of Sir Austen Henry Layard, P.C., G.C.B., kept mainly at Venice; Sept. 1881 (f. 1)-1912, n.d. Partly Arabic, Greek and cuneiform. Musical quotations on ff. 11, 16, 25, 27, 31, 34. Most of the signatori..., 1881-1912 British Library
creatorOf Vol. VII (ff. 189). 1872-1877.includes:ff. 1, 57 Alfred Charles Smith, Rector of Yatesbury: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1867-1890.f. 2 Sir George Biddell Airy, KCB; Astronomer Royal: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1861-1872.ff. 3, 5 Philip Henry Sta..., 1872-1877 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XII (ff. 153). 1886.includes:f. 2 Cecilia Frances Northcote, née Farrer; wife of Stafford, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1886, 1887.f. 3 Sibella Charlotte Carter, wife of H Bonham Carter: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1882-..., 1886 British Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 93: Fiscal Records, Federal.
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. William Jones Rhees Collection.
referencedIn American Philosophical Society. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn American Antiquarian Society. Miscellaneous Collections.
creatorOf Vol. XVII (ff. 181). Jan.-June 1890.includes:f. 1 Angelos Giallinas, Greek painter: Letter to Lord Avebury: 1890: Fr.ff. 2, 6, 16, 18, 27, 30, 34, 38 Andrew Reid, political writer: Correspondence with Sir J. Lubbock: 1889-1890.ff. 8, 24, 53, 121 ... British Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 7079: Philosophical Society Of Washington.
creatorOf Vol. XIV (ff. 203). 1888.includes:f. 1 Lewis Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt: Letter to Sir J. Lubbock: 1888.f. 3 Richard de Aquila Grosvenor, 1st Baron Stalbridge: Letters to Lord Avebury: 1886-1903.f. 4 Sir George Gabriel Stokes, 1st Baronet:..., 1888 British Library
referencedIn Frank Baker collection of Wesleyana and British Methodism, 1536-1996 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Vol. X (ff. 145). 1884.includes:f. 1 Sir Edwin Chadwick, sanitary reformer: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1883-1890.f. 2 Thomas Hay Sweet Escott, journalist: Letter to Lord Avebury: 1884-1903.f. 4 Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, Viscount Cran..., 1884 British Library
creatorOf Vol. V. (ff. 227). 6 June 1938-29 May 1943, n.d. Including a letter to G. B. Shaw of 14 July 1946.includes:ff. 1-63 passim, 101, 163 Medicine and Surgery: James Stuart Hensman, MRCS; LRCP: Cuthbert Esquire Dukes, OBE; MB, ChB., MD: Raphael Roche, [..., 1938-1946 British Library
referencedIn James Henry Coffin Papers, 1848-1884 Smithsonian Institution Archives
referencedIn Library Of Congress, Manuscript Division. Personal Papers Miscellany.
referencedIn American Philosophical Society. John Peter Lesley Papers.
referencedIn University Of North Carolina, Univ. Libraries, Ms. Dept.. Southern Historical Coll.: Samuel H. Lockett.
creatorOf Vol. V (ff. 187). 1867-1868.includes:ff. 1, 125 William Longman, publisher: Letters, partly on his behalf, to Sir J. Lubbock: 1866-1871. f. 4 Walter Bagehot, economist: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1867-1875. f. 5 Sir William Bowman, 1st Baronet; FRS: ..., 1867-1868 British Library
referencedIn Harvard, Gray Herbarium. Historic Letters.
referencedIn CASSIOBURY PAPERS. Vol. VI. Private and busines correspondence, accompts, etc., of the Morison and Capell families, viz.:-1. Private and business correspondence, 2 Nov. 1584-18 May 1688. The names of the writers are given in the Index. For the Civil..., 1577-1688 British Library
creatorOf Vol. II (ff. 139). 1860-1862.includes:f. 1 Edwin Shepherd, entomologist: Letter to J. Lubbock: 1860.ff. 2, 4, 11, 74 George Busk, FRS; surgeon: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1857-1874.f. 6 Henry Toynbee, FRAS; shipmaster: Letter to J. Lubbock: 186..., 1860-1862 British Library
referencedIn A. R. WALLACE PAPERS. Vol. XXVI (ff. 437). Correspondence on spritualism and related subjects; 1864 -1913, n.d.includes:f. 1 Sir David Brewster, natural philosopher: Letter to -: 1855.: Copy.ff. 3, 141, 144, 148 (draft), 150, 154 (draft) William..., 1864-1913 British Library
referencedIn Virginia Historical Society, Div. Of Manuscripts & Archives. Wickham Family Papers.
referencedIn 41295. MISCELLANEOUS PAPFRS AND FRAGMENTS., 1260-1913 British Library
creatorOf Vol. IX (ff. 138). 1883.includes:ff. 1, 11, 18, 21b, 30, 32 Alfred Charles Smith, Rector of Yatesbury: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1867-1890.f. 3 Dr Karl Kräpelin, Headmaster of the Hamburg Johannneum: Letter to Sir J. Lubbock: 1883: Germ.f. 4 L..., 1883 British Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 33: Office Of The Secretary, Outgoing Corres..
creatorOf TYNDALL PAPERS. Vol. II (ff. 273). Family and general correspondence of Mrs Tyndall, consisting chiefly of letters of Mrs Tyndall, from Switzerland, to her mother, Lady Claud Hamilton; 1873-1911. Partly French.includes:f. 1 Mary Stuart Tollemache, ..., 1873-1911 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XX (ff. 180). July-Dec. 1891.includes:ff. 1, 117 Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, Viscount Cranborne; 3rd Marquess of Salisbury; Prime Minister: Correspondence with Lord Avebury,: 1871-1902.ff. 2, 18, 37, 44, 48, 57, 79, 135, 137, 162, 175... British Library
referencedIn Harvard, Houghton Library. Benjamin Peirce Papers.
creatorOf Vol. XXII (ff. 205). 1893.includes:f. 2 Mary Arabella Arthur Stewart, wife of Alan, 10th Earl of Galloway: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1884-1897, n.d.f. 4 Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie, Egyptologist: Letters to Lord Avebury: 1893-1900.f. 6 ..., 1893 British Library
referencedIn Staatsbibliothek Zu Berlin, Manuscript Department. Darmstaedter Collection.
creatorOf LETTERS, ETC., TO SIR EDWARD BURNETT TYLOR, Professor of Anthropology, Oxford, and others, with other papers; 1861-1906, n.d. Preceded (f. 1) by a copy of a letter of George Rolleston, Professor of Anatomy and Physiology, Oxford, to his sister, Rosam..., 1861-1906 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXI (ff. 260). 1892.includes:ff. 2-229b passim Thomas Henry Farrer, 1st Baron Farrer: Correspondence with Sir J. Lubbock: 1887-1898.f. 4 Henry Torrens Anstruther, MP: Letters to Lord Avebury: 1892, 1900.ff. 6, 14, 27 Ralph Robert Wheeler L..., 1892 British Library
referencedIn Harvard, Houghton Library. Louis Agassiz Papers.
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