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Papers of Sir Archibald Geikie
    Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie (A-H)
        Correspondence to Sir Archibald Geikie: A Bachellery to Thomas Forster Brown

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John Hutton Balfour

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GB 0237 Sir Archibald Geikie Gen. 524/8/8

Date(s)

30 March 1878

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1

letter

Name of creator

Balfour | John Hutton | 1808-1884 | professor of botany, University of Glasgow and University of Edinburgh

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John Hutton Balfour asking if he can procure an obituary for Professor Robert Harkness for the Royal Society [of Edinburgh]. He arranges to talk about Geikie's paper on metamorphic rocks when they meet.

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