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Madeira

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 59 Collections and/or Records:

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NS I Chap 4-57 Note, 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 45: 72
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
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.
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NS I Continental Extensions-3 Note, 1856-02-26

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 50: D12-D13
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Arguments against Atlantis


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1856-02-26
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.
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NS I Continental Extensions-7 Note, 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 50: D18r
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A Decandolle has protested against the confusion of ideas (how strong in Wollaston) of arguing former connexion from related species


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
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.
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NS I Continental Extensions-10 Note, 1856-04-01 - 1856-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 50: D21
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I think it possible that in small isld as Madeira a chance arrival of Bird from crossing the Breed its offspring might have some advantage over the indigenous


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1856-04-01 - 1856-04-30
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.
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NS II Distribution of animals-115 Note, 1852-01-16

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.3: 142r
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Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1852-01-16
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.
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NS II Distribution of animals-119 Note, 1855-12-01 - 1855-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.3: 154
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Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1855-12-01 - 1855-12-31
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.
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NS II Distribution of animals-134 Note, 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.3: 171r
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Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30
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.
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NS II Distribution of animals-151 Note, 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.3: 194-196
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30
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.
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NS II Distribution of animals-165 Note, 1857-01-17

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.3: 212r
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Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1857-01-17
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.
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NS II Distribution of animals-175 Note, 1861-07-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.3: 222r
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Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1861-07-31
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.
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NS II Geographical distribution and species-55 Note, 1855-03-25

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.4: 68r
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Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1855-03-25
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.
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NS II Geographical distribution and species-57 Note, 1856-08-13

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.4: 70r
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1856-08-13
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.
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NS II Means of distribution-106 Note, 1854-11-01 - 1854-11-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 108r
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The leading character of volcanic isld is isolation


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1854-11-01 - 1854-11-30
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.
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NS II Means of distribution-130 Note, 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 132
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From greater size of workshops continental products will always tend to beat insular


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30
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.
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NS II Means of distribution-150 Note, 1857-02-07

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 152r
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I think R Brown in Congo has argued from proportions of plants not carried across sea


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1857-02-07
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.
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NS II Means of distribution-151 Note, 1857-02-17

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 153-154
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Insular Productions


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1857-02-17
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.
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NS II Means of distribution-164 Note, 1858-04-01 - 1858-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 167r
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Letter from Wollaston to Lyell / Is vehement that Madeira & Canary group part of one region


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1858-04-01 - 1858-04-30
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.
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NS II Means of distribution-166 Note, 1858-09-05

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 169r
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Mr Wollaston very strong on many identical species (not many vars) & same forms in Canaries


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1858-09-05
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.
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NS II Palaeontology, geology-289 Note, 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.9: 337-338
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Looking at Philippines Table in Edinburgh New Phil Journal


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30
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.
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NS II Rudimentary Organs-59 Note, 1856-06-01 - 1856-06-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.1: 61
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1856-06-01 - 1856-06-30
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.
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NS II Variation, varieties-58 Note, 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.10: 59r
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30
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.
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Observations and calculation made on a voyage in the Glatton, 1763-1764, 1763-03-19 - 1764-10-01

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/67: 3-39a
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Sundry observations taken by John Horsley aboard the Glatton, commanded by Richard Doveton, on a voyage to Benkulen and China. Entries are intermittent, with occasional notes; references are also made to Madeira and Java Head.

Dates: 1763-03-19 - 1764-10-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Observations at Madeira, 1772-07-31 - 1772-08-01

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/59/2: 2v
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These include measurements of equal altitudes (by Clock B) and comparisons of the watches of Mr Kendall and Mr Arnold.

Dates: 1772-07-31 - 1772-08-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Observations for the variation and dip of the magnetic needle, 1801 - 1805

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/65: 127v-148v
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Made in HMS Investigator during a voyage of discovery to the South Sea in the years 1801-1805.

Dates: 1801 - 1805
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Observations made on a voyage, 1776-1777, 1776-08-02 - 1777-04-27

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/67: 71-80a
Scope and Contents Observations made on Captain Cook’s third voyage. Includes summarised daily entries providing the date, estimates of latitude and longitude, bearings and distance, variation of the compass, and thermometer readings, along with intermittent entries of astronomical calculations. The ship travelled via Madeira and via Port Praya in St. Iago towards the Cape of Good Hope, anchoring at Table Bay on 10 November 1776 [RGO 14/67: 76v]. There are no entries for December 1776 or January 1777....
Dates: 1776-08-02 - 1777-04-27
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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