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Papers of Sir Archibald Geikie
    Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie (H-S)

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Correspondence from Matthew Forster Heddle

Subseries Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Sir Archibald Geikie Gen. 525/2

Date(s)

1879-1897

Extent and medium of the unit of description

38

letters

Name of creator

Heddle | Matthew Forster | 1828-1897 | professor of chemistry, University of St Andrews

Biographical History

Biographical History

Mathew Forster Heddle (1828-1897) was a mineralogist and professor of chemistry at the University of St Andrews. He wrote to Sir Archibald Geikie about aspects of physical geography, geology and mineralogy, particularly his own research results.

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

The Correspondence from Matthew Forster Heddle sub-series consists of:

  • 38 letters, chronologically arranged (1879-1897)

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