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Edinburgh student material and early geological notes, 1825-1827 and1831-1842

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 5

Scope and Contents

Comprises: DAR 5A: material relating to Darwin's time as a student at the University of Edinburgh, including lecture notes, abstracts, admission tickets to lectures and classes, and a note on a 'zoological walk' to Portobello; DAR 5B: early geological notes made by Darwin on trips to, amongst others, North Wales, Shropshire and the Salisbury Craigs.


  • Creation: 1825-1827 and1831-1842


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.


1 volume(s)

Language of Materials


Date information

1825-1827; 1831-1842

Finding aid date

2016-11-03 15:25:59+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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