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'Geological observations on South America': portfolios of notes, 1835 - 1842

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 42

Scope and Contents

Comprises portfolios of loose notes relevant to Darwin's 1846 work on South America. The contents are broadly summarised as follows: DAR 42: 1-33 'Earthquakes'; DAR 42: 34-89 'Scraps Cleavage'; DAR 42: 90-211 'Scraps to End of Pampas Chapter'. The notes include pages from the 'Red Notebook' and Notebook A.


  • Creation: 1835 - 1842


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1 volume(s)

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Finding aid date

2016-11-10 13:33:07+00:00

Repository Details

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