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Records of Heriot-Watt College
    Papers of Hugh Bryan Nisbet
        Undergraduate Notebooks

Undergraduate Notebooks: Practical Geology

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0582 HWC 3/1/69/6

Date(s)

1919-1920

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

notebook

Name of creator

Nisbet | Hugh Bryan | 1902-1969 | principal of Heriot-Watt University

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Undergraduate notebook containing notes on practial geology: including notes on mineralogy, petrology and paleontology. Notes on mineralogy include such topics as the properties of minerals, crystallography and the classification of minerals. Petrology notes include petrographic methods and the origin of petroleum. Paleontology notes include the preservation and use of fossils and the classification of fossils.

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