File F3003 - Henry Caselli Richards Papers

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F3003

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Henry Caselli Richards Papers

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  • 1925-1937 (Creation)

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1 parcel (42 items)

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(1884-1947)

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Professor Richards became Chairman of the Great Barrier Reef Committee in 1925.

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Includes : 'The Great Barrier Reef and its origins'; 'Great Barrier Reef investigations'; 2 photographs; handwritten notes entitled 'Great Barrier Reef : manuscript notes made during reading at Geological Survey Library, London 1935'; one folder entitled 'Chemical analyses of coralline material from bore at Michaelmas Cay' (includes graphs). Also includes map of Great Barrier Reef ca. 1925, which hung in Richards' office. Also includes William Branwhite Clarke medal, Carnegie Corporation medal, and hammer belonging to Richards.

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Unrestricted access.

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Copyright applies.

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  • English

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Typescripts, photographs, holographs, medal, hammer

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Migrated

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Updated Amanda Main 02-09-2019
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.

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