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Beyond Early America
Natural history.

MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1825-1829
Abstract:  

These notes, apparently drawn together for lectures, are on general studies, but with a particular emphasis on zoology.
Call #:  
Mss.504.G29
Extent:
1 volume(s)



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1789-1914
Abstract:  

The William Hutton Papers relate primarily to geology and botany, and there is also much on the Newcastle Natural History Society, of which Hutton was the secretary. There is much correspondence with Alexandre Brongniart, H. S. Davis, John S. Henslow, John Lindley, David Milne, Roderick I. Murchison, George Steuart MacKenzie, and John Phillips.
Call #:  
Mss.B.H978
Extent:
0.5 Linear feet



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1843-1847
Abstract:  

These notebooks contain lectures or reports on lectures, with corresponding watercolor and pen-and-ink drawings. There are volumes on geology (Great Britain and elsewhere), natural history, mechanics (sketches of levers, valves, and weighing machines), and steam engines (sketches of mechanics of boilers).
Call #:  
Mss.B.W936
Extent:
6 volume(s)



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1753-1771
Abstract:  

These are copies in an unknown hand [the name "Meriel Nevill Watt" appears in the front of the volume] of letters, primarily from Ellis, that were published in the "Philosophical Transactions" of the Royal Society in London. Most relate to botanical topics, and many are written to Peter Collinson. A few are written by Peter Woulfe. Included are contemporary engravings from the "Transactions," as well as original wash drawings copied from the engravings.
Call #:  
Mss.580.EL5
Extent:
1 volume(s)



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1790
Abstract:  

This volume, written between May 3 and December 2, includes essays on mineralogy, the vegetable kingdom (such as botany and fruitification), and the animal kingdom (such as zoology, ornithology, and generation of animals).
Call #:  
Mss.504.W15
Extent:
1 volume(s)



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1836-1865
Abstract:  

These are letters to Woodward, usually only one letter per correspondent, concerning his professional appointments, and botanical and geological research and publications. There is also scattered information regarding the Geological Society of London, and the British Museum, but little substantive material on Woodward himself.
Call #:  
Mss.B.W854
Extent:
0.25 Linear feet



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1803-1822
Abstract:  

Chiefly correspondence with Alexander John Gaspard Marcet on chemistry, with references to Sir Joseph Banks, Jean Francois Berger, Johan Jakob Berzelius, Jean-Baptiste Biot, and others; a few letters to and from John Bostock, Thomas Cooper, John Wilson Croker, Giovanni Fabbroni, and Henry Penneck.
Call #:  
Mss.B.D315.1
Extent:
0.25 Linear feet



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1772-1865
Abstract:  

This collection of letters and documents relates primarily to Charles Waterton (B W31n) but included as well are papers of the family (B W31m). Most of the letters to or from Waterton concern birds, bird mating, domestic news, natural history, and Walton Hall, his estate. In addition, there are recipes and a housekeeping account book (1780-1781). There are numerous letters with his sisters-in-law, Eliza and Helen Edmonstone, and also an exchange of letters between Waterton's son Edmund and Sir George Bowyer concerning Papal audiences.
Call #:  
Mss.B.W31n
Extent:
0.25 Linear feet



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
1806-1874
Abstract:  

There is correspondence concerning geology, botany, natural history, natural selection, evolution, British science and scientists, and other scientific topics. Most of the letters are written by Lyell, with a very few items by others.
Call #:  
Mss.B.L981
Extent:
0.75 Linear feet
Subjects:  

Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 | Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871 | Ball, John, 1818-1889 | Bates, Henry Walter, 1825-1892 | Beccari, Odoardo, 1843-1920 | Bentham, George, 1800-1884 | Beyond Early America | Botany. | Bunbury, Charles James Fox, Sir, 1809-1886 | Busk, George, 1807-1886 | Carpenter, William Benjamin, 1813-1885 | Conybeare, William Daniel, 1787-1857 | Curtis, John, 1791-1862 | De La Beche, Henry T. (Henry Thomas), 1796-1855 | Don, George, 1798-1856 | Evolution. | Fitton, William Henry, 1780-1861 | Fleming, John, 1785-1857 | Flower , William Henry, 1831-1899 | Forbes, Edward, 1815-1854 | Galton, Francis, Sir, 1822-1911 | Geology. | Grey-Egerton, Philip de Malpas, -- | Haeckel, Ernst, 1834-1919 | Henslow, J. S. (John Stevens), 1796-1861 | Herschel, John F. W., Sir (John Frederick William), 1792-1871 | Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817-1911 | Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859 | Huxley, Thomas Henry, 1825-1895 | Judd, John W. (John Wesley), 1840-1916 | Lyell, Charles, Sir, 1797-1875 | Mackenzie, George Steuart, Sir, 1780-1848 | Mantell, Gideon Algernon, 1790-1852 | Milne-Home, David, 1817-1911 | Murchison, Roderick Impey, Sir, 1792-1871 | Natural history. | Natural selection. | Newton, Alfred, 1829-1907 | Nuttall, Thomas, 1786-1859 | Owen, Richard, 1804-1892 | Paleontology. | Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-1883 | Science -- Great Britain. | Scientists -- Great Britain. | Sclater, Philip Lutley, 1829-1913 | Sedgwick, Adam, 1785-1873 | Smith, James Edward, Sir, 1759-1828 | Sowerby, James, 1757-1822 | Torchhammer, Georg | Turner, Dawson (1775-1858) | Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913 | Whewell, William, 1794-1866 | Wood, Searles Valentine, 1798-1880



MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION

Dates:
Circa 1770-1875
Abstract:  

This collection includes letters from, and drafts of letters to, scientists, artists, musicians, soldiers, political figures, and court personages throughout Europe, especially Italy and France. Topics covered range from personal and social affairs to agriculture, botany, geology, natural history, coinage, museum management, politics, weights and measures, current affairs. The collection also includes four diaries, housed separately with manuscript volumes.
Call #:  
Mss.B.F113
Extent:
8 Linear feet
Subjects:  

Agriculture | Beyond Early America | Botany. | Botta, Carlo, 1766-1837 | Bridges. | Brugnatelli, Luigi Vincenzo, 1761-1818 | Coinage. | Crell, Lorenz Florenz Friedrich von, 1744-1816 | Dandolo, Vincenzo, conte, 1758-1819 | Deleuze, J. P. F. (Joseph Philippe François), 1753-1835 | Diaries. | Fabbroni, Giovanni Valentino Mattia, 1752-1822 | Favi, Francesco | Foreign Language | France -- Intellectual life. | France -- Politics and government -- 1774-1793. | France -- Politics and government -- 19th century. | France -- Social life and customs. | Gallerio, Giorgio | Gallini, Stefano, 1766-1836 | Geology. | Grimaldi, Gabriele | Humboldt, Wilhelm, Freiherr von, 1767-1835 | Italy -- Intellectual life. | Italy -- Politics and government -- 18th century. | Italy -- Politics and government -- 19th century. | Italy -- Social life and customs. | Kauffmann, Angelica, 1741-1807 | Locks (Hydraulic engineering) -- Middle Atlantic states -- History. | Machinery -- Drawings. | Manufacturing processes. | Museums -- History. | Natural history. | Penrose, Thomas, 1742-1779 | Potocki, Jan,hrabia,1761-1815. | Santi, Giorgio | Saunders, William, 1743-1817 | Savi, Gaetano, 1769-1844 | Science and technology | Scientific Correspondence | Sketches. | Solander, Daniel Charles, 1733-1782 | Tessier, M., (Alexandre-Henri), 1741-1837 | Thiébaut de Berneaud, Arsenne, 1777-1850 | Thunberg, Carl Peter, 1743-1828 | Tools -- Drawings. | Vassalli-Eandi, Antonio Maria, 1761-1825 | Venturi, Giovanni Battista, 1746-1822 | Wedgwood, Josiah, 1730-1795 | Weights and measures. | Whitehurst, John, 1713-1788