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Papers of Sir Archibald Geikie
    Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie (international and T-W)

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: French geologists, Barrios

Subseries Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Sir Archibald Geikie Gen. 526/5

Date(s)

1880-1906

Extent and medium of the unit of description

70

letters and postcards

Name of creator

Geikie | Sir | Archibald | 1835-1924 | professor of geology, University of Edinburgh

Biographical History

Biographical History

Sir Archibald Geikie corresponded with a number of French geologists, particularly Charles Barrios (1851-1939).

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: French geologists, Barrios sub-series consists of:

  • letters, particularly from Charles Barrios of the Faculty of Science, University of Lille, discussing such items as the 8th International Geological Congress in Paris, 1900, various scientific publications and French volcanoes.

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