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Teaching (Syllabus), 1821, 1832

Reference Code: GBR/590/ADSW/03

Scope and Contents

Annotated notes for published teaching syllabus, 1821, 1832.


  • Creation: 1821
  • Creation: 1832


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences. The Collections Research Centre [West Cambridge] is open from Monday to Friday, 10:00-13:00 and 14:00-17:00. A prior appointment made at least two weeks in advance, and two forms of identification are required.

Biographical / Historical

Sedgwick published a Syllabus of a course of lectures in geology' in 1821. In 1832 a second edition was published. In this version he moved away from the theories of Abraham Werner and James Hutton and separated Geology and Mineralogy.


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