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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

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Agriculture in Massachusetts 'Congregationalist and recorder': [2 cut cols], 1867-05-24

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 226.1: 32
Scope and Contents

Printed; by Anon; written at Boston


(Printed)

Dates: 1867-05-24
Conditions Governing Access: From the Part: High Risk material. Access restricted due to fragility.
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Boston Society of Natural History: award of honorary membership to Charles Darwin, 1 Oct. 1873

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 229: 35
Scope and Contents From the Class:

This class comprises certificates, awards and diplomas presented to Charles Darwin during his lifetime. The correspondence relating to the presentation of these diplomas is listed separately under DAR 230.

Dates: 1 Oct. 1873
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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Child-life 'Journal of Education': [1 col], 1881-09-08

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 226.1: 67
Scope and Contents

Printed; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston


(Printed)

Dates: 1881-09-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Part: High Risk material. Access restricted due to fragility.
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Darwin 'Boston Evening Transcript', 1882-04-21

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 216: 50
Scope and Contents

Printed; by Anon; written at Boston


(Printed)

Dates: 1882-04-21
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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Darwinism and Christianity 'Index': 566-568, 1877-11-29

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 140.1: 17
Scope and Contents

Printed; by W H Spencer; written at Boston


(Printed)

Dates: 1877-11-29
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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Darwin's theory of conscience: its relation to scientific ethics 'Index': 122-125, 1874-03-12

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 139.12: 3
Scope and Contents

Printed; by Francis Ellingwood Abbot; written at Boston in issue of 'Index': 121-132


(Printed)

Dates: 1874-03-12
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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Edwin Jackson on the geometrical measurement of the area of a circle, 1825 - 1826

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/54: 285-312
Scope and Contents From the Series: The first part of collection is comprised of papers concerning the internal affairs of the Board of Longitude, including the granting of awards, accounts, minutes, committee papers, petitions and memorials, the loan of instruments, publications and the payment of staff. These are followed by a wide range of papers relating to the Board's work, concerning clocks, chronometers and other instruments; longitude and latitude; magnetic variation; schemes and inventions; tables; pendulum...
Dates: 1825 - 1826
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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Francis Xavier Brosius' method of finding the latitude by double altitudes of the Sun, 1817-11-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/41: 50-56
Scope and Contents

Letter and proposal, sent to Captain Thomas Hurd.

Dates: 1817-11-17
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).
 Series

From Elizabeth Perkins [of Boston, Massachusetts], Jamaica Plain, 14 Dec. 1916

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7973/P/24
Scope and Contents

Is grateful for his good work with Theo [Bartholomew]; is busy with musical projects

Dates: 14 Dec. 1916
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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(issue of) 'Index': 121-132, 1874-03-12

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 139.12: 3
Scope and Contents

Printed; by [non-specific]; written at Boston in containing Abbot F E, Darwin's theory of conscience: its relation to scientific ethics: 122-125


(Printed)

Dates: 1874-03-12
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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(issue of) 'Index': 601-612, 1883-06-21

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 140.5: 44
Scope and Contents

Printed; by [non-specific]; written at Boston in containing J W Chadwick, The religiousness of Darwin's teachings: 607-609


(Printed)

Dates: 1883-06-21
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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Letter from American Academy of Arts and Sciences to Charles Robert Darwin conferring award of foreign honorary membership, 28 Jan. 1874

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 230: 37
Scope and Contents From the Class:

This class comprises correspondence relating to the presentation of various diplomas and awards to Charles Darwin. The physical certificates are listed under DAR 229.

Dates: 28 Jan. 1874
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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Letter from Augustus Lowell to Sir George Howard Darwin; written at Boston, 1897-02-02

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 1588
Scope and Contents

Letter from Augustus Lowell to Sir George Howard Darwin; written at Boston


(Letter)

Dates: 1897-02-02
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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Letter from Augustus Lowell to Sir George Howard Darwin; written at Boston in enclosing printed plan of Huntington Hall, Boston in and printed Lowell Institute lectures prospectus, 1897-03-04

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 1589
Scope and Contents

Letter from Augustus Lowell to Sir George Howard Darwin; written at Boston in enclosing printed plan of Huntington Hall, Boston in and printed Lowell Institute lectures prospectus


(Letter)

Dates: 1897-03-04
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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Letter from Charles Pickering to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston, 1850-01-09

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.4: 99
Scope and Contents

Letter from Charles Pickering to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston


(Letter)

Dates: 1850-01-09
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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Letter from Henry Bryant to Asa Gray; written at Boston marked by Charles Robert Darwin, 1864-12-02

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 165: 145v
Scope and Contents

Letter from Henry Bryant to Asa Gray; written at Boston marked by Charles Robert Darwin


(Letter)

Dates: 1864-12-02
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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Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Boston, 1875-05-15

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 239.1: 2.12
Scope and Contents

Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Boston


(Letter)

Dates: 1875-05-15
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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Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Boston, 1875-05-20

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 239.1: 2.13
Scope and Contents

Letter from Leonard Darwin to Emma Darwin née Wedgwood; written at Boston


(Letter)

Dates: 1875-05-20
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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Letter from Matthew C. Groves on an instrument for observing the satellites of Jupiter, 1803-11-28

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/36: 33
Scope and Contents

Sent to Sir Joseph Banks.

Dates: 1803-11-28
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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Letter from T W Clarke to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston in with photographs, 1876-01-12

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 161: 170
Scope and Contents

Letter from T W Clarke to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston in with photographs


(Letter)

Dates: 1876-01-12
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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Letter from Thomas Gold Appleton to Charles Robert Darwin; written at [Boston], 1865-12-05

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 159: 112
Scope and Contents

Letter from Thomas Gold Appleton to Charles Robert Darwin; written at [Boston]


(Letter)

Dates: 1865-12-05
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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Letter from Thomas Gold Appleton to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston, 1874-04-02

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 159: 113
Scope and Contents

Letter from Thomas Gold Appleton to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston


(Letter)

Dates: 1874-04-02
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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Letter from Thomas Gold Appleton to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston damaged, 1862-04-24

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 159: 111
Scope and Contents

Letter from Thomas Gold Appleton to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston damaged


(Letter)

Dates: 1862-04-24
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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Letter from William Marrat on an instrument for measuring altitude, 1803-11-01

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/45: 237-240
Scope and Contents

Includes a drawing.

Dates: 1803-11-01
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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Letter from Woodward Emery to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston, 1875-09-17

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 163: 18
Scope and Contents

Letter from Woodward Emery to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Boston


(Letter)

Dates: 1875-09-17
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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