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Papers of Sir Charles Lyell
    Correspondence of Sir Charles Lyell
        Correspondence of Sir Charles Lyell, Ca-De

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Benjamin Carpenter

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GB 0237 Sir Charles Lyell Gen. 109 Lyell 1/495-496

Date(s)

9 July 1850

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1

letter

Name of creator

Carpenter | William Benjamin | 1813-1885 | naturalist

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Benjamin Carpenter concerning the identification of a sample fossil from the Nummulites species, the engagement of a draughtsman, the contents of a paper read by Williamson at the Royal Microscopic Society concerning Ortbitolina and foraminefera and an invitation to dinner. 09 July 1850.

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