John Edward Gray papers, 1783-1884 1783-1884

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John Edward Gray papers, 1783-1884, 1783-1884

John Edward Gray papers, 1783-1884 1783-1884

These are primarily letters to Gray on various aspects of natural history, with many references to collections at the British Museum of Natural History. There are numerous letters from British scientists and from European colleagues. There are letters from Americans too, such as those from Agassiz which relate to his Florida expeditions and the creation of natural history collections.

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Johnston, George, 1797-1855

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Fraser, Louis, 1801-1866

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Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882

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Charles Robert Darwin was born on February 12, 1809 in Shrewsbury, England. His father, Robert Waring Darwin (1766-1848), was a physician, the son of Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802), a poet, philosopher, and naturalist. Robert established a successful medical practice in Shrewsbury where he was known for his kindness extended to the poor. He was financially quite successful and willing to support his sons in their various endeavors. Although not a prolific writer, he was elected to the Royal Society ...

Davy, John, 1790-1868

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Richardson, John, Sir, 1787-1865

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Henslow, J. S. (John Stevens), 1796-1861

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John Stevens Henslow was a British botanist and taught mineralogy (1822-1827) and botany (1827-1861) at Cambridge. It was he who recommended his pupil Charles Robert Darwin as naturalist for the Beagle expedition, 1831-1836. From the description of Papers, 1825-1867. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173466006 From the guide to the J. S. (John Stevens) Henslow papers, 1825-1867, 1825-1867, (American Philosophical Society) John Stevens Henslow (1796-1861), botanist, was...

Callcott, Maria, Lady

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Brown, William, Sir, 1784-1864

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Bunsen, R. (Robert), 1811-1899

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Professor of Chemistry (including physical Chemistry) in Marburg, 1839-1851; later in Breslau and Heidelberg. From the description of Letters, 1848-1851. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81716605 German chemist, namesake of the Bunsen Burner. From the description of Robert Bunsen papers, 1892 and n.d. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 24423216 Bunsen was a German chemist and Professor of chemistry at the Universität Heidelberg. Fr...

Gould, John, 1804-1881

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By the time of his death in 1881, John Gould was the most acclaimed publisher of illustrated orinthology in Europe. Hummingbirds were his favorite species. To capture on paper the bright iridescent color of the plumage, Gould developed a special forumla of oils and color over gold leaf. From the description of Phaethornis philippi (Philippi's hermit) print. (College of Charleston). WorldCat record id: 166261106 Gould was an ornithologist. From the description of ...

Harlan, Richard, 1796-1843

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A naturalist and one of America's earliest comparative anatomists and paleontologists, Richard Harlan was born in Philadelphia on September 19, 1796. The eighth of ten children born to Quaker parents, he applied himself to the study of medicine under Joseph Parrish. However even as a student, he devoted much of his attention to natural history. These interests, as well as the opportunity to gain practical experience as a physician, led him to interrupt his medical study to sign on a...

Hennah, W. V.

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Griffiths, Amelia W.

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Colenso, John William, 1814-1883

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John William Colenso, radical biblical critic and bishop in the Church of England, was born in Cornwall on January 24, 1814. Although mathematics was his first love, he was also taken with the study of religion and soon joined the ministry. Named Bishop of Natal in 1853, he went to Africa, where the natives' lives and questions prompted him to take a more radical view of the Bible. As a result of his revolutionary ideas, in 1863 he was excommunicated by Bishop Gray in Capetown. Although this jud...

Buckey, W.

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Copeland, George M.

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Parzudaki, C.

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Fellows, Charles, Sir, 1799-1860

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British archaeologist, known for his expeditions in Asia Minor. He discovered the ruins of Xanthus, the ancient capital of Lycia, in 1838. From the description of Charles Fellows correspondence, 1820-1879, bulk 1839-1852. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79118058 Biographical/Historical Note Sir Charles Fellows (1799-1860) was an English explorer and archaeologist, best known for his expeditions in Asia Min...

Thistleton-Dyer, William Turner, Sir, 1843-1928.

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Buckland, Frank

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Nuttall, Thomas, 1786-1859

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Naturalist, of England; explorer and writer on plants, birds, and other native species in North America; surname spelled variously. From the description of Note from Thomas Nuttale, probably to a Professor Terry, 1838. (New London County Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 222009131 Zaccheus Collins was a merchant and botanist. From the guide to the Zaccheus Collins botanical correspondence, 1805-1827, 1805-1827, (American Philosophical Society) Nat...

Loudon, J.C. (John Claudius), 1783-1843

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Landcape architect John Claudius Loudon was born on his family's farm in Scotland, and studied chemistry, botany, and agriculture at the University of Edinburgh. He began working as a landscape planner in Scotland and England, published numerous influential articles, and founded and edited several periodicals; about this time he was permanently weakened by rheumatic fever. He developed a style he termed Gardenesque, designed to be both aesthetic and instructive, which led to the development of t...

Falconer, Randle Wilbraham, 1816-1881

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Bowman, William, Sir, 1816-1892

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Epithet: of Egerton MS 3352 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000473.0x000040 Burton Chance, a prominent Philadelphia ophthalmologist, wrote "Ophthamology" (1939) and "Early printing of medical books..." (1948). From the guide to the Burton Chance correspondence, 1930-1952, 1930-1952, (American Philosophical Society) English art critic and social critic. From the description of Au...

Conrad, T. A. (Timothy Abbott), 1803-1877

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Duméril, C. (Constant), 1774-1860.

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King, Richard, 1955-....

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Epithet: Arctic traveller British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000695.0x0000c3 Epithet: Captain British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000695.0x0000c5 Epithet: Admiral Title: Baronet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100...

McGrigor, John, Sir

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Stokes, Captain

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Farnborough, Charles Long, baron, 1761-1838

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Revy, J. J.

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Barker, L. C.

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Leemans, Conradus, 1809-1893

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Dutch archaeologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Leiden, to G.M. Ebers, 1885 Dec. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270596583 ...

Bostock, J. A.

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Müller, Johannes, 1801-1858

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German physiologist and comparative anatomist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bonn, to Dr. Johannes Schulze, his former teacher, 1823 Feb. 18. (Morgan Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 83356874 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Berlin, to Dr. Carl von Roemer, 1847 Nov. 8. (Morgan Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 84617034 ...

Hawkins, Edward

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Epithet: the elder, banker of Macclesfield and Neath, d1816 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000976.0x00032d Epithet: the younger, FRS, FSA, Keeper of Antiquities British Museum, d1867 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000815.0x000267 Epithet: Provost of Oriel British Library Arc...

Riego, Maria Teresa

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Pettigrew, James Bell, 1834-1908

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Birkbeck, George, 1776-1841

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Oliver, Daniel, 1830-1916

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Deiben, Gustave von

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Moulines, Charles des

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Rudolphi, Karl Asmund, 1771-1832

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Klipstein, A.

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Johnston, John Taylor, 1820-1893

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John Taylor Johnston was a founder of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and was elected its first President in 1870. He held this position until he retired in 1889; the institutions Trustees subsequently voted him Honorary President for Life. From the description of John Taylor Johnston Collection, 1832-1981. (Metropolitan Museum of Art). WorldCat record id: 472155593 First president of the Metropolitan Museum of art; art collector. From the description of Letter, 1...

Bennett, Edward Turner, 1797-1836

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Wight, Robert, -1778

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Moquin-Tandon, Horace Bénédict Alfred, 1804-1863

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Stokes, John Lort, 1811-1885

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John Lort Stokes (b. 1811 - d. 1885) was commissioned as a lieutenant in 1837 and sailed to Australia on the Beagle under Commander J.C. and P.P. King. After doing some surveying of the coast sail was set for the north on 5 January 1838. The Adelaide River was discovered in March 1839 and the Victoria later in the same year. Later further work was done on the coast of northern and north-western Australia, and in 1842 on the southern coast of Australia, Bass Strait and Tasmania. In May 1843 Stoke...

Sommer, M. C.

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Sykes, Colonel (William Henry), 1790-1872

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1804-1833 Bombay Army; 1824-1831 Statistical Reporter to the Government of Bombay; 1857-1872 Member of Parliament for Aberdeen. Epithet: Lieutenant-Colonel, MP, naturalist and author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000679.0x00035e ...

Miles, William Augustus. Seraing

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Munden, Joseph Dhepherd

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Gagliuffi, Dickson, Elizabeth Dalzel, 1793-1862

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Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886

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Charles Lucian Bonaparte was a naturalist and ornithologist. From the guide to the Correspondence, 1824-1855, from American scientists, 1824-1855, (American Philosophical Society) Isaac Lea, a scientist and member of the American Philosophical Society, was the father of Henry Charles Lea. From the description of Correspondence with Henry Charles Lea, 1881. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 122621761 Isaac Lea was a geologist and p...

Fable, James

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Solly, Edward

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Epithet: Sec Society of Arts British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000296.0x0002d2 ...

Müller, Johannes, 1801-1858

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Tibook

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Valenciennes, M., 1794-1865

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Don, David, 1799-1841

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Farrar, Frederic W.

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Buckland, William, 1781-1856

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Great Britain. Hydrographic Office.

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Stahl, P.-J., 1814-1886

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French author and publisher. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Albert de Wailly, 1864 Oct. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270471819 Hetzel was an editor and writer; his pseudonym was P.-J. Stahl (misidentified as J. B. Stahl on the album page by an unknown hand). From the description of Autographed commentary, ca. 1855-1856. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155887617 French author & publisher. ...

Combe, Taylor, 1774-1826

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Bromfield, William Arnold, 1801-1851

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Lindley, John, 1799-1865

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Oldfield, Edmund

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Gordon, George Hamilton, Earl of Aberdeen, 1784-1860

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Maximilian, Prince of Wied, 1782-1867

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Loren, S.

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Cooke, Edward, 1755-1820

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British under-secretary of state. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Downing St., to Sir James Murray-Pulteney, 1808 Dec. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270518394 ...

Dinkel, Joseph.

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Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900

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Henry Acland was Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford to 1895. E. Ray Lankester left the Linacre professorship of comparative anatomy at Oxford in 1898 to become director of the British Museum. (Natural History). From the description of Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 703648551 From the description of Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702165565 Professor of Physic at the University...

Henfrey, Arthur, 1819-1859

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Grey, William

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Title: 13th Baron Grey of Wilton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001089.0x0001c1 Epithet: of Werke Title: 1st Baron Grey British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001089.0x0001c2 Epithet: Rector of Evershot, county Dorset British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : ...

Arnott, Neil, 1788-1874

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English physican, natural philosopher, and inventor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Agnes Strickland, "Wednesday." (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270862611 Scottish physician, physicist, and inventor. From the guide to the Neil Arnott letters, 1818-1819, undated, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Epithet: physician British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Des...

Selkirk, Lord

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Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919

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Born in Ontario, Canada, Dr. Osler was received his medical from McGill University in 1872. He became Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine's first professor of medicine in 1889. Author of The Principles and Practices of Medicine (1892), Osler has been celled the father of psychosomatic medicine and the "most influential physician in history." From the description of Sir William Osler press clippings, 1905-1920. (National Library of Medicine). WorldCat record id: 14312601 ...

Herklots, J. A

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Geological society of London

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Ehrenberg, Christian Gottfried, 1795-1876

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Epithet: of Berlin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000817.0x0002ed ...

Hall, John, of Richmond

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Epithet: of Liverpool British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001190.0x00022a Epithet: schoolmaster, of Cambuslang British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001190.0x000233 Epithet: of Egerton Ch 6171 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001190.0x000225 The John Ha...

Pasley, Charles William, Sir, 1780-1861

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Pasley was a British engineer, officer in the military and author. From the description of ALS, 1855 August 21, London to W.J.M. Rankine / C.W. Pasley. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 37228083 Epithet: merchant, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001300.0x0001bd Epithet: of the Irish Excise British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Des...

Rennie, John

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Epithet: FRS; civil engineer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001033.0x00023c Epithet: of Add MS 35752 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001033.0x00023f Epithet: of Add MS 11815 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001033.0x00023d Epithet: engineer ...

Ward, N.B (Nathaniel Bagshaw), 1791-1868

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Spittal, Robert

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Dickson, Elizabeth Dalzel, 1793-1862

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Bonomi, Joseph

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Joseph Bonomi (1796-1878), sculptor and Egyptologist, went to Rome in 1822 to study under Canova (who died before his arrival). In 1824-6 he was part of Robert Hay's expedition to Egypt, and sketched many antiquities. In Cairo in 1827-8 he illustrated James Burton's Excerpta hieroglyphica . In 1833 he toured Syria and Palestine with Francis Arundale and Frederic Catherwood. Returning to England in 1834, Bonomi illustrated the Egyptian works of Sir Gardner Wilkinson and Samuel Birch, and helped t...

Olde, E. M.

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Gutty, Margaret

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Sutherland, Alexander J. (Alexander John), 1810-1867

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Epithet: MD British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000679.0x0000c1 ...

Lemann, Charles

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Bonaparte, Charles Lucian, 1803-1857

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Charles Lucian Bonaparte was a naturalist and ornithologist. From the description of Correspondence, 1824-1855, from American scientists. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173465723 From the description of Letters, 1825-1857. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122316342 From the guide to the Correspondence, 1824-1855, from American scientists, 1824-1855, (American Philosophical Society) Scientist; author of American Ornithology and o...

Neale, Edward Vansittart, 1810-1892

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Edward Vansittart Neale was born in Bath on 2nd April 1810. His relatives included William Wilberforce, politician and leading abolitionist of the Slave Trade and Nicholas Vansittart, Chancellor of the Exchequer during the administration of Robert Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool. Oliver Cromwell was also amongst his distant ancestors. Neale was raised an Evangelical Christian, and was educated at home by his father, the Rev. Edward Neale who was the rector of Taplow, Buckinghamshir...

Hakluyt Society

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Northcote, Stafford Henry, Sir

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Steenstrup, J. Japetus Sm.

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Pascoe, Francis P. (Francis Polkinghorne), 1813-1893

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Gray, Asa, 1810-1888

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Botanist, ardent supporter of Charles Darwin, first professor appointed to the faculty of the University of Michigan, and Professor of Botany at Harvard University. From the description of Asa Gray collection, 1871-1885. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 68802268 Asa Gray is an American botanist. He was made Professor of Natural History at Harvard University in 1842 and held that position until 1873. He was the author of several works including Manual of the bota...

Everest, R.

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Verreaux, F. P.

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Sowerby, George Brettigham Sr?

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Bank of England.

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Kaup

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Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878.

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Joseph Henry (1797-1878, APS 1835), a physicist, was the first secretary and director of the Smithsonian Institution, a post he retained for over three decades. Henry was a leading experimental scientist whose contributions include several discoveries in the field of electromagnetics. He has been credited with the invention of the electromagnet and the telegraph, among other things. Henry was born in 1797 in Albany, New York, the son of William Henry, a teamster, and his wife An...

Gagliuffi, Mrs. Helen Dalzel

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Pfeiffer, Ida, 1797-1858

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Owen, William F. W.

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Anderson, William, 1764-1839

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Tooke, William

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Epithet: MP British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x000078 Epithet: MP; of Add MS 40264 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000266.0x00004f Epithet: President of the Society of Arts 1862 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000266.0x000053 Epithet: F...

Pfeiffer, Ludwig Georg Karl, 1805-1877

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Hardwicke, Thomas

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Epithet: Captain, afterwards Major British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000132.0x0000c8 Epithet: Major-General British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000132.0x0000ca ...

Tite?, N?

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Chadwick, Edwin, 1800-1890

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John Hill Burton, Historiographist Royal for Scotland, and author of the 'The Book hunter' was born in Aberdeen in 1809 and died in Edinburgh in 1881. He was an Advocate by profession, and as a young man compiled various legal works and was associated with various movements, not only law reform but also political economy and public health. Later his aptitude led him along literary and historical lines. Edinburgh at this period was the centre of intellectual activity and Burton Hill became an int...

Carpenter, William Benjamin, 1813-1885

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English naturalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : University of London, to Sir Henry Rawlinson, 1872 Apr. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134314 ...

Newton, William John, Sir, 1785-1869

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English miniature painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Argyle St. [London], to David Roberts, 1849 Mar. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609759 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Argyle St. [London], to William Brockedon, 1829 Dec. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609761 British engraver. From the description of Letter : London, to George Jones, 1854 May 7. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 785...

Ansted, D. T. (David Thomas), 1814-1880

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Professor of Geology. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Athenaeum Club [London], to Charles Augustus Howell, 1865 May 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870215 ...

Edwards, Frederic S.

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BAILY, WILLIAM H.

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Burnett, William, Sir, 1779-1861.

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Beknis, William

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Taylor, Laura W., 1902-

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Paget, J.

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Lucy, William, 1594-1677

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Christie, S. Hunter (Samuel Hunter), 1784-1865

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Epithet: FRS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001393.0x0001ac ...

Mitchell, D. W.

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Gay-Lussac, Joseph Louis, 1778-1850

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Chemist. From the description of Opinion de M. Gay-Lussac sur le projet de loi tendant à réprimer la falsification des vins, ca. 1844. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 39312011 ...

Bell, John, 1811-1895

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English sculptor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Mrs. S.C. Hall, 1878 Oct. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875640 From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to George Wallis, 1886 Mar. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875638 ...

Jukes, J. Beete (Joseph Beete), 1811-1869

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In 1842 geologist Joseph Beete Jukes sailed as a naturalist on board H.M.S. Fly despatched to survey Torres Strait, New Guinea, and the east coast of Australia. Their mission was completed in 1846. From the description of Part of Great Barrier Reefs : [between Cape Upstart and Hervey's Bay / cartographer, J.B. Jukes]. [1843] (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 224778307 ...

Baly, William, 1814-1861

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Weekes, Henry

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Bland, Thomas, 1809-1885

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Eyton, W. H.

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Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867.

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English physicist and chemist. From the guide to the Michael Faraday letter, 1867 May 1, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

Medley?

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Tatum, T.

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Reeves, John

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Epithet: King's Printer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001185.0x000386 Epithet: formerly Chief Justice of Newfoundland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001033.0x00010b Epithet: Law Clerk to the Board of Trade British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001033.0x0...

Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896

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Wife of Sir Richard F. Burton. From the description of Banking correspondence, 1876-1887. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122322404 From the guide to the Isabel Burton banking correspondence, 1876-1887, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Wife of Sir Richard Burton. From the description of Autograph letter signed : to Miss Morse, [1872] July 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270129645 ...

Doubleday, Edward

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Holbrook, John Edwards, 1794-1871

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A physician and founder of the Medical College of South Carolina (1824), Holbrook was also considered the most important zoologist of his time, specializing in the study of American reptiles and fishes. From the description of ALS : to Childs & Peterson, Philadelphia, [1858] May 9. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122525066 Beaufort and Charleston, S.C. zoologist and physician. Holbrook spent much of his early life in Massachusetts, graduating from B...

Lee, John Rafter

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Epithet: of Add MS 34808 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000219.0x00028a Epithet: surveyor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000352.0x00029d Epithet: of Alder. . . British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000700.0x000182 Epithet: of London B...

Branting, Gabr

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Bate, C. Spence (Charles Spence), 1818-1889

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Epithet: FRS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000815.0x0001ea ...

Roget, Peter Mark, 1779-1869

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English physician and scholar. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Thomas Smith of Tetbury, 1819 Dec. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270657072 ...

Yates, James

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Epithet: unitarian and antiquary British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x0001c0 Epithet: Secretary, Council of the British Association British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x0001bf ...

Esmark, Lauritz

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Bicheno, J.E., (James Ebenezer), 1785-1851

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Brookes, Joshua,

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Cautley, G. S.

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Jaeger, Oskar

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Curzon, Robert, 1810-1873

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English archaeologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Lady Rawlinson, [no year] Jun. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270584733 Educated at Charterhouse and Christ Church College, Oxford, Robert Curzon traveled widely in Egypt and Palestine in search of manuscripts during 1834 and visited Mount Athos in 1837. He was later attache ́at the British Embassy in Constantinople. His Visits to the monasteries of the Levant appeared in 1849. Curzon w...

Walker, N.

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Berkeley, M.J. (Miles Joseph), 1803-1889

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Smith, Southwood, 1788-1861

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English physician. From the description of Letter, 1839, Dec. 12 : [London], to Dr. Willis. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35359455 ...

Stuart, Daniel, 1766-1846

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Daniel Stuart served in the Mexican War of Liberation under Generals Mina and Guerrero. From the description of Petition, 1823 Nov 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702130234 English journalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Samuel Taylor COleridge, 1802 Sept. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270574943 From the description of Autograph letter signed with initials : [n.p.], to Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ca. 1802?. (Unknown)....

Carlton, William

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Newton, C. T. (Charles Thomas), 1816-1894

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English archaeologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : St. Raphaël, Var. to Mrs. William Wetmore Story, 1887 Feb. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270610830 ...

Hoeven, Jan van der

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Callcott, Maria, Lady, 1785-1842

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Maria Calcott, Lady Calcott (née Maria Dundas; other married name Graham), English writer and illustrator. From the guide to the Maria Calcott, Lady Calcott manuscript material : 1 item, 1824, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) English author. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Florence and [London], to Lady Caledon, 1828 Apr. 18 and Oct. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134396 ...

Taylor, Edward, 1642-1729

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Epithet: agent to Sir P Perceval British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001151.0x0001b3 Epithet: of Add MS 34909 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001151.0x0001b5 Epithet: of Add MS 39815 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001151.0x0001b7 Epithet: of the...

Stevens, Samuel, 1778-1860

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Bentham, George, 1800-1884

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English botanist; nephew of Jeremy Bentham, 1748-1832 From the guide to the George Bentham letter to Asa Gray, ., (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Epithet: Captain; RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001243.0x000263 ...

Godwin, George, 1813-1888

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English architect. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to an unidentified recipient, [no year] July 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270878669 From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to H. Mogford, [no year Dec. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270878661 ...

Alexander Thomson, 1798-1848

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Adams, C. B. (Charles Baker), 1814-1853

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U.S. naturalist and zoologist. From the description of Charles Baker Adams letter, 1851, Nov. 17, Amherst, Mass. to H.G. Brown. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 31351204 ...

Knight, Charles, 1946-

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Epithet: author and publisher; of Add MS 46632 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000695.0x00039f Epithet: of Add MS 31978 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000695.0x0003e3 ...

Allman, George James, 1812-1898

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1844 regius professor of botany, Dublin University; 1855 regius professor of natural history, University of Edinburgh; 1874 President of the Linnean Society; 1879 President of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. Epithet: naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x000196 ...

Earl, Percy

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Albert, Prince Consort, consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

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Royal consort of Queen Victoria. From the description of Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, correspondence, 1853-1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79423552 Places: England Title: Prince Consort of Queen Victoria British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000472.0x000032 ...

van Beneden, B.

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Valenciennes, M., 1794-1865

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Epithet: naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000506.0x0002c5 ...

Inglis, Robert Harry, Sir, 1786-1855

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English politician. From the description of Autograph letters signed (3) : Manchester and [London], to various correspondents, 1833 Aug. 27-1854 Mar. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270859724 Politician and author. From the description of Letters, 1848-1850. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 24560927 English art critic and social critic. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to "My dear Sir" [John Ruskin?], ...

Duméril, C. (Constant), 1774-1860

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Baikie, William Balfour, 1825-1864

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Epithet: MD; naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x000081 ...

Parris, E. T.

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Colnaghi, Dominic Charles, 1790-1879

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Dominic Charles Colnaghi, London art dealer. In 1825, he and his Italian-born father, Paul Colnaghi (by then a dealer of long standing), began trading as P. and D. Colnaghi & Co., the name by which the firm is still known. From the description of Dominic Charles Colnaghi manuscript material : ca. mid-19th century (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 155715488 From the guide to the Dominic Charles Colnaghi manuscript material : ca. mid-19th century, (The New Yor...

Duvancel, Sophie

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Baber, Henry Hervey, 1775-1869

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Grove, George, 1820-1900

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English writer on music. From the description of Autograph letters signed : Crystal Palace, S.E. ; and Lower Sydenham, S.E., to Arthur Sullivan, 1866 Sept. 28 to 1897 Dec. 21, 2ith 3 undated letter. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125248 From the description of Autograph letters signed : Lower Sydenham, S.E. ; and elsewhere, to Mary C. Sullivan, 1879 Dec. 30 to 1881 July 11, with 4 undated letter. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125249 From the description of Au...

Sclater, Philip Lutley, 1829-1913

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Epithet: FRS, Sec Zoological Society of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x0001eb ...

Clouston, Charles

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Kay, J. Taylor

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Anderson, J. H. (John Henry), 1814-1874

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Conjuror and actor. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Edinburgh, 26 December 1853, to [Edward Tyrrell Smith?], 1853, 26 December. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270680567 ...

Milne-Edwards, H. (Henri), 1800-1885

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Epithet: French zoologist and naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001186.0x0003d6 Belgian physician, naturalist and zoologist. From the description of Note, postmarked 1841, Aug. 4 : Versailles. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35163030 Louis Agassiz (1807-1873, APS 1843) was a zoologist and geologist. A student of Georges Cuvier, Agassiz was renown for his six-vol...

Ogilby, William

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Grey, J.

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Epithet: Colonel British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001089.0x00017d Epithet: alias Bishop British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001089.0x00017c ...

Hancock, J.

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Dixon, James, 1788-1871

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Stephens, Henry Oxley

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Forshall, Josiah, 1795-1863

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Longman, William

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Epithet: publisher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000497.0x000130 ...

Flower, William Henry, 1831-1899

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Liddell, John, Sir

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Norwich, E.

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Adamson, John, 1787-1855

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Bois-Duval, Jean Alphonse, 1801-1879

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Guérin-Méneville, F.-É. (Félix-Édouard), 1799-1874

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Epithet: Naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001189.0x00013e ...

Brodie, Benjamin, Sir, 1783-1862

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Brodie was an English author and physician. From the description of Letter, 1812. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78614800 English surgeon. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to an unnamed correspondent, 1858 Mar. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133442 From the description of Benjamin Brodie papers, 1821-1862, and undated. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 34848013 ...

Eastlake, Charles Lock, Sir, 1793-1865

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Eastlake family: Sir Charles Lock Eastlake, painter, secretary of the Fine Art Commission, president of the Royal Academy of Arts, director of the National Gallery; his wife, Elizabeth, authoress, art historian; and his nephew, Charles Locke Eastlake, author, keeper of the National Gallery. From the description of Correspondence of Sir Charles Lock Eastlake and family, 1833-1896. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80460845 English painter and keeper of the Natio...

Solly, Samuel, 1805-1871

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Sundevall, Carl F.

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Révy, J. J.

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Matthes, C. J.

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Philippi, Rodolfo Amando, 1808-1904

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Smith, Collingwood

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Tooke, Jr., Thomas

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Bossey, F.

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Jones, Thomas Rymer, 1810-1880

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Epithet: FRS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000441.0x0000e0 ...

Carpenter, Philip P. (Philip Pearsall), 1819-1877

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Olsen, Peter Bleeker

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Gilles, James

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Boie, Friedrich, 1790-1871

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Cowper, Edward (Edward Shickle), 1790-1852

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Donovan, E. (Edward), 1768-1837

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Epithet: of Add MS 33980 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000508.0x000158 ...

Combe, George, 1788-1858

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Scottish phrenologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to an unidentified recipient in Salem, 1838 Oct. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270515793 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to the Reverend John Pierpont, 1838 Aug. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270518623 Scottish lawyer and phrenologist. From the description of Papers, 1829-1838, [Edinburgh]. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 3144525...

Patterson, Robert, 1802-1872

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Parry, John

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Epithet: composer and harpist, d1782 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000976.0x000233 Epithet: Bishop of Ossory British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001193.0x000390 Epithet: musician composer and dramatist, d1851 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Descript...

Smyth, W. H. (William Henry), 1788-1865

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Epithet: Captain RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001304.0x0000dd Epithet: Admiral; PRS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001304.0x0000d8 William Henry Smyth was a British admiral and scientific writer. From the description of Correspondence, 1820-1864. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: ...

Martin, Thomas Byam, Sir

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Epithet: Admiral of the Fleet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000560.0x00038d ...

Poole, Reginald Stuart, 1832-1895

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Vogel, John

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Sterling, James H.

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Lamouroux, M. (Jean Vincent Félix), 1779-1825

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The Horticultural Society.

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Van Voorst, John

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Aryas, Joyce French

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Beaufoy, Henry

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Buckson, G. B.

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King, Phillip, 1934-....

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Hickson, W. E. (William Edward), 1803-1870

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Epithet: hymnographer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001185.0x000277 ...

Fleming, John, 1785-1857

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Pratt, John Tidd, 1797-1870

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Epithet: Registrar of Friendly Societies British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x00032a Epithet: barrister British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x000329 ...

Ørsted, Hans-Christian, 1777-1851

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Prichard, James Cowles, 1786-1848

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Cline, Henry, 1750-1827

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English surgeon. From the description of Note, [Nov. 1817] : [London]. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35005845 Henry Cline, English surgeon. From the description of Henry Cline manuscript material : 1 item, 1803 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 743300928 From the guide to the Henry Cline manuscript material : 1 item, 1803, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) Henry Cline w...

Dyce, William, 1806-1864

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English painter. From the description of Letters, 1843-1859. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 82257497 Scottish painter. From the description of Autograph letter in third person, not signed : Norwood [London], to Mr. and mrs. Bicknell, 1852 May 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270742738 William Dyce, Scottish painter and educationist. From the guide to the William Dyce manuscript material : 1 item, 1848, (The New York Public L...

Troschel, Franz Hermann

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Epithet: zoologist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x0003b9 ...

Aikin, Arthur, 1773-1854

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1803-1808 founder and editor of the Annual Review; 1817-1840 Secretary to the Society of Arts; 1843-1845 President of the Chemical Society. Epithet: natural scientist and author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000741.0x000341 ...

Strickland, H.E. (Hugh Edwin), 1811-1853

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Epithet: geologist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000571.0x000084 ...

Dillwyn, L.W. (Lewis Weston), 1778-1855

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Flower, William Henry, 1831-1899

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Wolf, Mr

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Bowles, William Lisle, 1762-1850

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Bowles was an English clergyman and author. From the description of Autograph, 1844. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77877875 Epithet: Reverend; of Add MS 36527 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000473.0x000023 Bowles was an English clergyman and poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed, 1829 Feb. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122444972 Epithet: Reverend; ...

Sowerby, James de Carle, 1787-1871

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James de Carle Sowerby was a natural-history illustrator, naturalist, author, and entrepreneur, and the secretary of the Royal Botanic Society. JDCS and his extended family produced independent works and journals, learned-societies' journals, and illustrations for other scientists. From the guide to the Papers of the Sowerby family of scientific illustrators., 1826-1865, (University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library Department of Special Collections) ...

Tooke, Thomas, 1774-1858

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Epithet: FRS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000266.0x000045 Epithet: of Add MS 40540 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000266.0x000048 ...

de Quatrefages, C.

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Lamarck, Jean-Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet ˜deœ 1744-1829

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Bamston, George

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Duchenne, G.-B. (Guillaume-Benjamin), 1806-1875

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Self-educated French pathologist and founder of modern electrotherapeutic methods. From the description of Papers, 1874, Feb. 18-Nov. 22, Paris. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35059824 ...

Fox, W. J. (William Johnson), 1786-1864

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Epithet: Reverend; politician British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000215.0x00000d Epithet: of Add MS 35150 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000215.0x00000b William Johnson Fox, English preacher, politician, and journal editor. He was the editor of The Monthly Repository from 1827 to 1836, during which time he nurtured the writing c...

Cailliaud, Frédéric, 1787-1869

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Smith, J. C.

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Upcott, William, 1779-1845

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Epithet: of Collumpton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000506.0x000155 Upcott was a British antiquarian and collector. From the description of Johnsoniana, or supplement to Boswell : scrapbook, ca.1750-1836. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77584551 From the guide to the William Upcott scrapbook of Johnsoniana, or supplement to Boswell, ca.1750-1836., (Houghton Library, Harvard Col...

Saunders, W. Wilson (William Wilson), 1809-1879

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Grainger, R. D. (Richard Dugard), 1801-1865

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Thomson, Thomas, 1817-1878

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Adams, Art, 1963-

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Epithet: Surgeon British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000741.0x0000ae ...

Simon, John, 1818-1897

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Heids?, Brinsley J.

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Hoeven, Jan van der, 1802-1868,

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Franklin, Jane, 1791-1875

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Wife of Sir John Franklin. From the description of Letter, 1849, June 9, Bedford Place, London, to Sir. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122492662 Lady Jane Franklin, neé Griffin, second wife of Sir John Franklin, Lt. Governor of Tasmania, 1836-1843. Lady Franklin took a great interest in the affairs of the colony, made a number of overland journeys in Australia and concerned herself with scientific research, public education and convict welfare. From the descript...

Lefroy, John Henry, Sir

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Bianconi, John Joseph

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Scharf, George, Sir

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Kenyon, J. B.

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Du Chaillu, Paul B. (Paul Belloni), 1835-1903

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Explorer and anthropologist. From the description of Letter : to dear friend Philipps, 1868 Mar. 17. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 57054222 Explorer and author. From the description of Papers of Paul Belloni du Chaillu [manuscript], 1890. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647811989 African explorer. From the description of Paul B. Du Chaillu letters [manuscript], 1894-1899. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record...

Svedborn, Sven

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Gower, J. R.

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Bean, William

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Grant, Robert Edmond, 1793-1874

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Epithet: FRS, anatomist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x0002d3 ...

Houghton, W. A., publisher

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Friend, Matthew Christey

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Cunningham, Charles Casey

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Epithet: of Northampton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000844.0x000315 Epithet: brother of John Cunningham actor and poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000386.0x00035b Epithet: Landwaiter of Port of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000844.0x0...

Schlagintweit-Sakünlünski, Hermann von, 1826-1882

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Leake, William Martin, 1777-1860

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Epithet: Lieutenant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000219.0x000156 Epithet: Lieutenant-Colonel British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000219.0x000157 Epithet: Captain, afterwards Colonel, RA British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000219.0x000155 Epithet: ...

Wollaston, Thomas Vernon, 1822-1878

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Monckton, John B.

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Gray, Maria Emma, 1787-1876

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Epithet: Mrs conchologist and algologist, wife of J E Gray British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000349.0x000297 ...

St. Davids, C.

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Peel, Robert, 1788-1850

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Sir Robert Peel, second baronet, British Prime Minister from 10 December 1834 to 8 April 1835, and also from 30 August 1841 to 29 June 1846. From the guide to the Robert Peel manuscript material : 3 items, ca. 1822-1835?, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) British statesman, of Tamsworth, Staffordshire, Eng. From the description of Correspondence, 1816-1864 and n.d. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record i...

Osler, Abraham Follett, 1808-1903.

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Children, J. G. (John George), 1777-1852

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Macnought?, John

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Bourne, John.

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Epithet: of Add MS 36045 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x000264 Epithet: bailiff of Romney Marsh British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000389.0x000356 Epithet: Rear-Admiral British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_1000000003...

Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890

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Epithet: explorer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001030.0x00032a Sir Richard Francis Burton was an explorer, adventurer, athlete, author, scientist, diplomat, and one of the preeminent linguists and translators of the 19th century. His legendary exploits include being the first European to describe Mecca after exploring the city in disguise, and several expeditions in unexplored Africa in search of the source ...

Green, Jacob, 1790-1841

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Philadelphia naturalist and educator. From the description of ALS : Princeton, to an unidentified correspondent, 1821 Dec. 15. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122489379 Chemist and naturalist, one of the founders of the Jefferson Medical College at Philadelphia. From the description of Green's additional essays on the American trilobites : holograph manuscript [between 1837 and 1850] (American Museum of Natural History). WorldCat record id: ...

Smith, J. Hyatt (John Hyatt), 1824-1886

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Epithet: of Sloane MS 1700 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001199.0x000090 Epithet: Pastor of Nijmegen British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001199.0x000097 Epithet: of Add MS 36190 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001199.0x00007e Epithet: of Egerto...

Spence, William

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Epithet: FLS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001392.0x0003e5 ...

Clarke, William Branwhite, 1798-1878

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Geologist and clergyman; headmaster, King's School, Parramatta, 1839-1840, with charge of parishes of Castle Hill and Dural, 1839-1844, and Campbelltown, 1844-1846; Rector of St. Thomas' Church, North Sydney, 1846-1870. He also made many researches into the geology of N.S.W. and Queensland and made several finds of goldfields. His son, M. W. S. Clarke was an officer in the Artillery Volunteer Corps. From the description of Papers and notebooks [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). Wor...

Stanley, Capt.

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Young, Nicholas

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Bleek, W.H.I. (Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel), 1827-1875

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Epithet: philologist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000126.0x0002da Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek, philologist, Africanist, and librarian, was born in Berlin, Germany on March 8, 1827. He studied theology and philology at the University of Bonn (1845-1848) and the University of Berlin (1848-1849) and received his Ph.D. from the former in 1851. Between 1852-1855 Bleek made many research trips to Africa. In 18...

Inchfield, Edwin

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Miers, John, 1789-1879

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Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften

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Beaumont, Lord

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British Museum. Natural History.

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Dana, James Dwight, 1813-1895

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American scientist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Utica, New York, to T.F. Dwight, 1865 Apr. 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270530661 From the description of Autograph letter signed : New Haven, Ct., to E.W. Hilgard, 1877 Mar. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870623 ...

Balard, Antoine-Jérôme, 1802-1876

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Epithet: French chemist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x000269 ...

Prattinton, Dr.

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Broderip, William John, 1789-1859

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English lawyer and naturalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Mr. Smedley, 1824 July 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133440 ...

Christy, Henry, 1810-1865

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Delaz, Julian M.

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Baird, William, 1803-1872

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Epithet: MP British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x000149 ...

Portugual. British legation

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Forster, John, 1812-1876

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John Forster was born and raised in Newcastle by Unitarian parents, and educated at Cambridge and London's Inner Temple. He became an important literary critic and editor, and wrote numerous books of his own, notably several biographies. Forster's greatest contribution may have been as literary adviser and advocate for some of the key authors of his day, including Tennyson, Browning, Dickens, and Carlyle. His support, advice, and promotion of authors and writing helped define Victorian taste. Fo...

Latham, R.G. (Robert Gordon), 1812-1888

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Norris, Edwin, 1795-1872

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Orientalist and Cornish scholar. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : London, to Sir Henry Rawlinson, 1865 Jul. 19-1867 Mar. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270611521 ...

Lefèvre, Jean-Jacques 1779-1858

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Bonaparte, Charles Lucian, 1803-1857

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Charles Lucian Bonaparte was a naturalist and ornithologist. From the description of Correspondence, 1824-1855, from American scientists. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173465723 From the description of Letters, 1825-1857. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122316342 From the guide to the Correspondence, 1824-1855, from American scientists, 1824-1855, (American Philosophical Society) Scientist; author of American Ornithology and o...

Blucher

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Beck, Richard, 1897-1980

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Richard Beck was an English Quaker and member of the Devonshire House Monthly Meeting. From the guide to the Richard Beck journal. February 13, 1880 - October 1, 1880, 1880, (American Philosophical Society) Richard Beck resided in North Dakota and was a professor of Scandinavian Languages. He gave a significant Icelandic collection to the University of Victoria. From the description of Richard Beck fonds. [1930-1982]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat ...

Cobbe, Frances Rower

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Catlow, Agnes, 1807?-1889

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Maria E. and Agnes Catlow were British natural history writers in the 19th century. From the description of Agnes Catlow's account of a visit to Tinter Abbey. [18--] (State Historical Society of Iowa, Library). WorldCat record id: 164640343 ...

Braybrooke, Richard Griffin, baron, 1783-1858

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Richard Griffin, third Baron Braybrooke, born Richard Neville, British politician and literary editor. From the guide to the Richard Griffin, 3rd Baron Braybrooke manuscript material : 2 items, 1831-1832, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) ...

Eskleben, J.

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Worsaae, Jens Jacob Asmussen, 1821-1885

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Danish archaeologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Copenhagen, to Edward Clibborn, 1849 Jan. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873009 ...

Alfonso

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Epithet: of Castile Title: Emperor of Germany British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000813.0x0002f2 ...

Stokes, George Gabriel, 1819-1903

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Mathematician and physicist. From the description of Papers, 1846-1902. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81407172 Entered Pembroke College, Cambridge and graduated as Senior Wrangler and lst Smith's prizeman in 1841. From 1849-1903 he was Lucasisn professor of mathematics at Cambridge. F. R. S. 1851. Secretary of the Royal Society 1854-1885. President of Royal Society 1885-1890. Copley Medal 1893. Rumford Medal 1852. M. P. for Cambridge University 1887-1891. Created Bart in 18...

Cooke, Edward William, 1811-1880

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Painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : the Ferns, to Mr. Bicknell, Monday. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270527868 From the description of Autograph letter signed : to Mr. Bicknell, May 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270528670 English painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Groombridge, Sussex, to an unidentified woman, 1869 Apr. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270877344 The marine painter Edward Wil...

Richards, W. Upton (William Upton), 1811-1873

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William Upton Richards, a Church of England clergyman, was born at Penryn, Cornwall on 2 March 1811 to William Richards and Elizabeth Rose Thomas. He studied at Exeter College Cambridge, earning the BA in 1833 and the MA in 1839. Richards worked in the manuscript department of the British Museum from 1833 to 1849, and was ordained in 1837. Shortly after his ordination, he was appointed assistant minister of St. Margaret's Chapel in west London. He became minister of St. Margaret's (later the par...

Dixon, William Hepworth, 1821-1879

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Historian. From the description of Letters 1845-1876. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 702669699 Dixon was born on June 30, 1821 at Great Ancoats in Manchester, England; wrote a five-act tragedy, The Azamoglan, which was privately printed; editor of Cheltenham Journal, 1846; called to bar in London, 1854, but never practiced law; contributor to the Athenaeum and the Daily News; wrote Life of William Penn (1851); editor of the Athenaeum, 1853-69; traveled widely and ...

Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817-1911

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Sir Joseph D. Hooker (1817-1911), botanist, director of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, England. From the description of Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker collection, 1828-1909. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38477374 English botanist and traveler. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London] Mar. 25 1878, to an unidentified recipient at the Daily Telegraph, 1878 Mar. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270666429 Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker was...

Benton, Edward

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Thompson, Theophilus, 1807-1860

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Smith, Gerard Edwards, 1803 or 1804-1881

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Thompson, T. P. E.

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Carpenter, Margaret Sarah, 1793-1872

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Epithet: of Orpington British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000986.0x0001e2 ...

Bouchard-Chantereaux, Nicolas Robert

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Balard, Antoine-Jérôme, 1802-1876

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Epithet: French chemist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x000269 ...

Geoffroy-Saint-Hilaire, Isidore, 1805-1861

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French naturalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified lady, 1844 Oct. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269579006 French zoologist; defined a system of "parallel" evolution and followed the Lamarckian tradition of classification. From the description of Histoire naturelle generale des regnes organiques, ca. 1850. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122332787 Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire was a French zoologist and an...

Wellesley, Henry, Baron Cowley, 1773-1847

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Hooker, William Jackson, Sir, 1785-1865

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William Jackson Hooker was the premier English botanist of his time. His early interest in natural history was refined to botany by the fortuitous discovery of a rare moss. His education included travels through Europe, after which he became regius professor of botany at Glasgow. He published extensively, and founded and edited several journals; his main interests were ferns, mosses, and fungi, and he was a pioneer of economic botany. He was appointed first director of Kew Gardens, which became ...

Flower, Edward Fordham, 1805-1883

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Barnwell, C. F.

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Britton, John, 1771-1857

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John Britton, English antiquarian and topographer. Often with his friend Edward Wedlake Brayley, he produced many works on British topography and antiquities, including: The Beauties of England and Wales (1800) ; Architectural Antiquities of Great Britain (1807-1814) ; and the Dictionary of the Architecture and Archaeology of the Middle Ages (1831-8). From the guide to the John Britton manuscript material : 1 item, 1844, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of...

Saucerotte, Antoine-Constant

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Paget, James, Sir

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Neill, Patrick, 1796-1851

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Morgan, Frederic

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Dundas, David, 1799-1877

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English statesman. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Richmond, to Mr. Holt, 1823 Apr. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270858989 ...

Ellis, William, 1800-1881

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Belcher, Edward, Sir, 1799-1877

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Brockedon, William, 1787-1854

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English painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Hotel de Mars [Paris], to David Roberts, [n.d]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133415 From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to James Mayes, "Wednesday Morn", no year. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133438 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Poland St. [London], to W. Jerdan, [18]19 May 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133629 English painter and ...

Russell, J. Scott (John Scott), 1808-1882

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Batan

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Campbell, George Douglas, Duke of Argyll, 1823-1900

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Rees, George Owen

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Epithet: MD, FRCP British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001033.0x0000b5 ...

Bone, Henry Pierce, 1779-1855.

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Holmberg, H. J.

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Madge, Thomas

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Ellen, Anna

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Jervis, John

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Epithet: Earl of St Vincent British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000208.0x000336 Epithet: Lord Chief Justice of Common Pleas (1850) British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000268.0x0002e3 Epithet: Lieutenant-Colonel British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description ...

An, J. Y.

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Académie des sciences (France)

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Powell, Baden, 1796-1860

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Mathematician and physicist. Fellow of the Royal Society. From the description of Letters to J. D. Forbes, 1832-1842. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122575297 Physicist and mathematician; Fellow in the Royal Society; Savilian Professor of Geometry, Oxford, from 1827 until his death. His special interest was the physics of optics and light. From the description of Correspondence, 1836-1859. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82065524 English mathematician. ...

Bourcier, Jules

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Cary, Francis Stephen, 1808-1880

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Alder, Joshua

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Gulliver, George, 1804-1882

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English anatomist and pathologist. From the description of Papers, 1862-1868. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35089908 ...

Bennett, John J. (John Joseph), 1801-1876

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Duffinback

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Phillipps, Thomas, Sir

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Van der Hoeven, J.

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Gervais, Paul, 1816-1879

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Plocquet, Hermann

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Krantz, August

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Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878

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George Cruikshank was a British artist, social and political caricaturist, and illustrator. From the description of George Cruikshand papers, 1827-1897 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 26507077 English artist, illustrator and satirist. From the description of Album of George Cruikshank Color Prints, 1835. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 48116918 English artist and caricaturist. From the description of ALS : to...

Ball, Robert, 1802-1857.

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Blainville, H.-M. Ducrotay de (Henri-Marie Ducrotay), 1777-1850

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French zoologist and comparative anatomist. From the description of Henri Marie Ducrotay de Blainville note, 1846, [Jul.] 21, [Paris]. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 34847589 Athénée de Paris (1792-1853). The Athénée of Paris was a private school for popular scientific instruction in Paris in the late 18th and first half of the 19th century. The school was founded by Pilâtre de Rozer in 1781 as the Musée de Monsieurand, and offered adult clas...

Dillon, Frank, 1823-1809

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British painter. From the description of Letter : London, 1869 Oct. 10. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80958657 ...

Haworth, Adrian Hardy, 1768-1833

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Powell, C.

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MacCulloch, J.

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Lyon, Charles

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Epithet: son of T Lyon of Appleton Hall British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001149.0x0000e7 ...

Belsham, Thomas, 1750-1829

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Airy, George Biddell, 1801-1892

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Sir George Biddell Airy was educated at Cambridge and became Plumain Professor of Astronomy and Director of the Cambridge Observatory in 1828. In 1835 he accepted the post of Astronomer based at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, which he held until 1881. In 1835 Airy was invited to become a member of the University of London Senate. Although he was unable to attend Senate meetings on a regular basis, he discussed the pressing issues of the University at the time with other Senate members, in part...

Andrews, William, 1802-1880.

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Ellis, Robert

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Epithet: of Charles Town, Carolina British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000980.0x0001fd Epithet: Vicar of Burton Leonard, West Riding of Yorkshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000980.0x0001ff Epithet: of Add MS 40420 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_1000000009...

Ellis, Henry, 1777-1869

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English librarian. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Octave Delepierre, 1845 May 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270614089 From the description of Autograph letter signed : "British Museum", to Robert Balmanno, 1827 Apr. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270614079 From the description of Autograph letter signed : "British Museuam", to G.P.R. James, 1849 Apr. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270614096 From the description of...

Sutherland, Alexander Robert

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Microscopical society of London

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Baily, Edward Hodges, 1788-1867

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Sculptor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : 17 Newman Street, 1852 May 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270621852 English sculptor From the guide to the Edward H. Baily letter to Mr. Cooper, undated, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) ...

Taylor, Tom

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Salisbury, William

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Epithet: of Add MS 14929 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000347.0x00036d Epithet: BD, Rector of Moreton, county Sussex British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000347.0x00036c Epithet: of Chester British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc...

Mitchell, David William

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Epithet: of the Zoological Society, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000474.0x00037e David Mitchell was a Pennsylvania ironmaster who worked at Great Salt Works in Westmoreland Co. and Huntingdon Furnace in Huntingdon Co. He was married to Eliza Gregg, daughter of Andrew Gregg (1755-1835), Representative and Senator from Pennsylvania, secretary of State of Pennsylvania in 1820-1823 and the unsuccessful...

Galton, Francis, 1822-1911

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Eugenicist. Fellow of the Royal Society. Born in Birmingham, England, educated in Boulogne, Kenilworth and King Edward's School, Birmingham; trained in medicine at Birmingham General Hospital and Kings College London until 1840; B. A. Trinity College, Cambridge. A generous inheritance allowed him to devote his life to travel, and to the study of a succession of virtually unexplored fields: the weather; physical and mental characteristics in man and animals; the influence of heredity on them; her...

Hosking, William

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Born in New Jersey. Completed one year of college when he enlisted in the Army on January 13, 1943. Joined the 10th Mountain Division while it was engaged in mountain and winter warfare training at Camp Hale, Colorado. Assigned to the 86th Infantry Regiment and served in Company I and in the headquarters company of the 3rd Battalion. Received the Bronze Star Medal during combat operations against the German Army in Italy. From the description of Papers, 1942-1945, 2001, 2007. (Denver...

Forbes, Edward, 1815-1854

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Lawes, Edward, -1849

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PHILLIPS, HENRY W.

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Thompson, T. Perronet (Thomas Perronet), 1783-1869

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General and politician, published Geometry without axioms in 1830. From the description of Letter : London, to Laman Blanchard, 1840 Mar. 11. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 28296300 The general and politician Thomas Perronet Thompson was born in Hull on 15 March 1783. He was educated at Hull Grammar School and then studied at Queen's College, Cambridge. On his graduation with a B.A. he became a midshipman on the flagship 'Isis' and sailed to Newfoundland. After spe...

Smith, John Pye, 1774-1851

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John Pye Smith (1774-1851). From the guide to the Journal of a tour in France, Switzerland and Italy by John Pye Smith, 1816, (University of Oxford, Bodleian Library) ...

Bowerbank, J. S. (James Scott), 1797-1877

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Carleton, Guy, Lord Dorchester, 1724-1808

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Mangles, James, 1786-1867

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Epithet: Captain; RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001128.0x000088 Captain James Mangles was elected a fellow of the Royal Society in 1825. The brother of Lady Ellen Stirling he visited Western Australia in 1831 and later corresponded with several colonists. He was a member of the Royal Geographical Society. From the description of Letter books. 1835-1845. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id...

Chalon, Alfred Edward, 1780-1860

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Miniature painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unidentified recipient, 1813 Mar. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270876661 Alfred Edward Chalon was an English artist, known as one of the best watercolor portrait artists of his day. Born in Geneva, Switzerland, his family settled in London where Chalon and his brother, John James, enrolled in the Royal Academy. He exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1801-1860, and his reputation was enhan...

Coppock, James, 1798-1857

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Berkeley, M.J. (Miles Joseph), 1803-1889

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Kirk, John,

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Mayard?

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Kellett, Henry, Sir

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Hutton, William

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Epithet: of Liverpool British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001127.0x000152 Epithet: of Add MS 21427 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001127.0x000151 Epithet: Captain; of the Imperial Fleet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100...

Sopwith, Thomas, 1803-1879

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English cleric William Buckland worked as a geologist and vertebrate paleontologist. The first Reader of Geology, University of Oxford (from 1819), Buckland is most noted as the scientific discoverer of dinosaurs. From the guide to the William Buckland papers, 1817-1848, 1817-1848, (American Philosophical Society) ...

Lloyd, Llewelyn, 1879-1949

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Epithet: Rector of Nannerch British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000569.0x00002b ...

Grey, Charles, 1804-1870

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Wyse, Thomas

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Epithet: BA, of the see of Ely British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x0000fd Epithet: of Add MS 38054 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001295.0x000133 ...

Geoffroy-Saint-Hilaire, Isidore, 1805-1861

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French naturalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified lady, 1844 Oct. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269579006 French zoologist; defined a system of "parallel" evolution and followed the Lamarckian tradition of classification. From the description of Histoire naturelle generale des regnes organiques, ca. 1850. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122332787 Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire was a French zoologist and an...

Phillips, John, 1951-

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Epithet: of Stowe MS 971 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000243.0x00031b Epithet: of Add MS 35580 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000243.0x000319 Epithet: of Add MS 28234 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000243.0x000316 ...

Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896

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Wife of Sir Richard F. Burton. From the description of Banking correspondence, 1876-1887. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122322404 From the guide to the Isabel Burton banking correspondence, 1876-1887, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Wife of Sir Richard Burton. From the description of Autograph letter signed : to Miss Morse, [1872] July 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270129645 ...

White, Walter

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Epithet: Assistant Sec and Librarian Royal Society British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001149.0x0003dc ...

Ellis, Wynne, 1790-1875

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Lonsdale, W. (William), 1794-1871

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Cuvier, Mme. Anne, baronne

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Holmes, F. S. (Francis Simmons), 1815-1882

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Russell, Arthur

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Bleek, W.H.I. (Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel), 1827-1875

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Epithet: philologist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000126.0x0002da Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek, philologist, Africanist, and librarian, was born in Berlin, Germany on March 8, 1827. He studied theology and philology at the University of Bonn (1845-1848) and the University of Berlin (1848-1849) and received his Ph.D. from the former in 1851. Between 1852-1855 Bleek made many research trips to Africa. In 18...

Rae, John, 1944-1988

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Epithet: of the Scottish Farmers Alliance British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000799.0x0000bc Epithet: author and journalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000757.0x000373 John Rae was born on 30 September 1813 at the Hall of Clestrain in the parish of Orphir on the Orkney Islands, the fourth son of an agent for the ...

Maton, William George, 1774-1835

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London physician. From the description of Letter, 1815. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 39390399 English physician and botanist. From the description of Letter, 1809, Sept. 15 : [London], to John Knowles. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35162373 ...

Busk, George, 1807-1886

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Stephans?, J. L.

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Dickie, George, 1813?-1882

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Taylor's, R. and J. E., printing office

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Binning

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James Tandy, Jr.

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Green, Joseph Henry, 1791-1863

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Epithet: FRCS British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000352.0x000315 ...

Yolland?, N.

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Brightwell, Thomas

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Spence, William, 1783-1860

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Schlagintweit, Adolph, 1829-1857

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Essex, George Capel-Coningsby, Earl of, 1757-1839

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Macartney, James

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Epithet: Professor of Anatomy at Trinity College, Dublin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000798.0x00035d ...

Recluz

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Bauer, Andrew.

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Lubbren, Sorsbie

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Siebold Philipp Franz von 1796-1866

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German physician, explorer, and scientist. From the description of Papers of Philipp Franz von Siebold, 1609-1927 (bulk 1820-1860). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78709407 Biographical Note 1796, Feb.17 Born, Würzburg, Germany 1815 Began study of medicine, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany ...

Graham, Thomas, 1805-1869

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Thomas Graham, pioneer in physical chemistry, was born in Glasgow, the son of James Graham, a merchant and textile manufacturer. He was educated at Glasgow Grammar School and Glasgow University, where he graduated MA in 1824. Graham later studied medicine at Edinburgh University and worked in the chemical laboratory there. He was appointed Professor of Chemistry at Anderson's University in 1830. In order to be able to lecture on chemistry to the students at Anderson's Medical School, Graham subm...

Brookes, Joshua, 1761-1833

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Skoldberg, Sven

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Fergusson, James, 1808-1886

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Cuming, Hugh 1791-1865

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Cole, Henry. , Sir, 1808-1882

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Sir Henry Cole, English journalist, civil servant, and product designer, and originator of the Christmas card. Cole was the editor of the 1875 edition of the collected works of Thomas Love Peacock. From the description of Sir Henry Cole manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1875 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 155718520 From the guide to the Sir Henry Cole manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1875, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shell...

Bate, C. Spence (Charles Spence), 1818-1889

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Taylor, J. Herbert (James Herbert), 1916-

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James C. Taylor, Jr., was born April 1916 in Ottumwa, Iowa. He earned a degree in public law from Northwestern and served during World War II with the 38th Infantry. Besides being an author James Taylor, Jr. worked in advertising at his agency in Ottumwa. From the description of James C. Taylor manuscripts, 1940-1949. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233697636 ...

Phillips, Henry, Jr.

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Needham, William

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William O. Needham was born on 20 July 1911 in Ivor, Virginia. At the age of 18, he enlisted in the Navy and attended basic training at Hampton Roads Naval Training Station in Virginia. In April 1932, he completed the Bureau of Navigation's Aviation Machinist's Mate training course and began two years of service on USS Memphis. After completing training, he was designated a Naval Aviation Pilot and departed Pensacola in May 1937. Needham spent nearly four years with various patrol squadrons, ser...

Beechey, William, Sir, 1753-1839

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English painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : n.p. [London?], to Thomas Phillips, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270623321 From the description of Autograph letter signed : n.p. [London?], to C.B. Smith, n.d. [after 1793]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270623317 From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unidentified correspondent, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270623314 British painter. F...

Dufrene, G. E.

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Bell, Thomas, 1792-1880

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Flight, Walter, 1841-1885

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Taylor, Richard C. (Richard Cowling), 1789-1851

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Richard C. Taylor (18 Jan. 1789-26 Oct. 1851), mineral surveyor and practical geologist, was born at Hinton in Suffolk, England. He emigrated to America in July 1830 with his wife and four children, settling in Philipsburg, Pa. The decision to emigrate may have been forced on him. Taylor was involved with the British Iron Company when it failed spectacularly in 1828; his cousin Philip Taylor fled into French exile, and Taylor accepted a mining post in the United States. Taylor may have been enco...

Cureton, William, 1808-1864

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Bowring, Edgar A.

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Desessus, Benjamin

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Brewster, David, 1781-1868

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Natural philosopher and Fellow of the Royal Society. From the description of Autograph letters, 1819-1867 and n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78354815 Scottish physicist. From the description of David Brewster papers, 1836-1857, [Edinburgh]. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 34847956 Educated for the Church of Scotland at Edinburgh University, but due to a form of nervousness gave up a clerical life and in 1802 became editor of the 'Edinburgh Ma...

Copenhagen. K. Danske Videnskabernes Selskab

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Albers, J. F. H. (Johann Friedrich Hermann)

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Horsfield, Thomas, 1773-1859

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1800-1819 Served the Dutch and British in Java, Sumatra, and Banka; 1836-1859 Keeper of the India Museum. Epithet: naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001244.0x0002ad ...

Burney, Charles P. (Charles Parr), 1785-1864

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Epithet: Reverend British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001030.0x0001bb ...

Crock, D. M.

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Cocks, W. P.

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Société des sciences naturelle de France.

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British Museum

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Walinsky?, J?

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Kröll, Charles

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Swainson, William, 1789-1855

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Epithet: naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000679.0x0001a6 Swainson, a notable naturalist, was also a skilled botanical draughtsman and a competent water color artist. From the guide to the Birds of North America, Circa 1822-1824, (American Philosophical Society) William Swainson (1789-1855) was born in Liverpool. He joined H.M. Customs in 1803 and transferred to the C...

Morton, Samuel George, 1799-1851

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Samuel George Morton was a physician, naturalist, and anthropologist. From the description of Papers, 1819-1850. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122489495 From the description of Diary, 1833-[ca. 1837]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173465849 From the description of Papers, 1838-1844. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 17270630 From the description of Letter book : Philadelphia, Pa., 1832-1837. (Peki...

Stranger, W.

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Metropolitan Improvement Society of London

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Heywood, James

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Cetto, Baron de

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Crouth, E. A.

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Gilbertson, William

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Praetorius, Dr

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Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia

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Barronde, J.

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Rossi, John Charles Felix, 1762-1839.

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English sculptor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Lisson Grove [London], to Edmund Belfour, 1823 May 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270657870 ...

Bunsen, R. (Robert), 1811-1899

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Professor of Chemistry (including physical Chemistry) in Marburg, 1839-1851; later in Breslau and Heidelberg. From the description of Letters, 1848-1851. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81716605 German chemist, namesake of the Bunsen Burner. From the description of Robert Bunsen papers, 1892 and n.d. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 24423216 Bunsen was a German chemist and Professor of chemistry at the Universität Heidelberg. Fr...

Hay, Robert

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Epithet: of Linpluin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000303.0x000204 Epithet: Secretary, Dunfermline Branch, Young Scots Society British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000303.0x000207 Epithet: Lieutenant; RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ...

Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900

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Henry Acland was Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford to 1895. E. Ray Lankester left the Linacre professorship of comparative anatomy at Oxford in 1898 to become director of the British Museum. (Natural History). From the description of Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 703648551 From the description of Letter : to Mr. Gross, 1898 Sep 15. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702165565 Professor of Physic at the University...

Farrar, F.W. (Frederic William), 1831-1903

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English ecclesiastic and writer. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : [London], to Henry Yates Thompson, [no year] Oct. 8 and 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870785 British clergyman and dean of Canterbury, Kent, England. From the description of Papers, 1885-1886. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19646990 Clergyman and author. From the description of Frederic William Farrar correspondence, undated. (Unkno...

Bonomi, Joseph, 1796-1878

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Thomas H. Court was a historian. From the guide to the Collection on microscopes and other optical instruments, 1588-1935, 1588-1935, (American Philosophical Society) ...

Holland, C.

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Main, Robert

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Epithet: Reverend; astronomer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001032.0x000139 ...

Goodwin, C.W.

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Vaun, W. J. W.

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Carpenter, William Hookham, 1792-1866

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Herbert, John Rogers, 1810-1890

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The British artist John Rogers Herbert began his career as a portrait painter and illustrator. After his conversion to Catholicism around 1840, his works were mostly of a religious character, often imbued with the reverential spirit of mediaeval art, which also influenced his appearance. Elected full member of the Royal Academy in 1846, Herbert was commissioned to paint frescoes in the new building of Parliament. He exhibited at the Academy until 1889. From the description of John Ro...

Hodgson, Joseph, 1788-1869

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Palisot de Beauvois, Ambrose-Marie-François-Joseph, 1752-1820

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Schomburgk, Robert H. (Robert Hermann), Sir, 1804-1865

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Hawkins, Walter, 1949-2010

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Epithet: of Add MS 34677 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000303.0x00010b ...

Bryson, Alexander, 1802-1869

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Fitton, William Henry, 1780-1861

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Barclay, A. W., 1817-1884

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Wickenden, Joseph

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Holboll

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Corney, L. J.

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Smyth, Annarella Warington

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Forbes, John, 1799-1823

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Duncan, Philip Bury, 1772-1863

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Epithet: Keeper of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000684.0x000303 ...

Boone, William

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Murchison, Rodney Impey, Sir

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Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph, 1791-1865

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Thomas Pettigrew, antiquarian and Librarian to the Duke of Sussex, was active in a number of British learned societies, including the Royal Society and the Society of Antiquarians. He was the author of History of Egyptian Mummies (1834) and Chronicles of the Tombs (1857), as well as of a memoir of the life of Lord Nelson. From the description of Pettigrew papers, 1815-1863. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 70064103 From the description of Pettigrew papers, 1797-1865. (...