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Papers of Robert Jameson

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Correspondence

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Robert Jameson Gen. 129/1-248

Date(s)

c1820-c1840

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

box

Name of creator

Jameson | Robert | 1774-1854 | geologist and professor of natural history, University of Edinburgh

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

File contains 248 letters among Jameson and his colleagues, generally dating from the 1820s and 1830s, and arranged alphabetically by writer, in 5 labelled envelopes. A separate envelope contains the newspaper page in which they were once wrapped (from Gray's Monthly Record, Edinburgh, 1834).

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