Ref NoLDGSL/1072
TitleScrapbook, 'Scenes in the Ural'
Date1840-1871
LevelFile
Extent1 volume
FormatDocument
Description'Scenes in the Ural', a scrapbook of watercolours, lithographs, drawings and letters compiled by Roderick Impey MURCHISON, relating to his travels in Russia, 1840-1871. The majority of the lithographs, and some of the drawings on which the lithographs are based, were published in: Murchison, R I, 'The geology of Russia in Europe and the Ural Mountains', London: John Murray (1845). There are also a small number of lithographs which appear to be have been taken from a Russian source.
CustodialHistoryPurchased by J W Wells, 1950, repaired and backed by him.
ProvenancePresented by Ellen Wells, October 1994.
Access ConditionsAccess is by appointment only, daily readership fee is applicable unless you are a member of the Society. Please contact the Archivist for further information.
LanguageEnglish
ArchNoteDescription by John Thackray
CreatorNameMURCHISON | Sir | Roderick Impey | 1792-1871 | Baronet | geologist and geographer
Persons
CodePersonNameDates
DS/UK/2MURCHISON; Sir; Roderick Impey (1792-1871); Baronet; geologist and geographer1792-1871
Places
CodePlaceName
NA138Russia
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