Agassiz, Jean Louis Rodolphe, 1807-1873

Agassiz, Jean Louis Rodolphe, 1807-1873

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1807 - 1873

Biography

Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz ((May 28, 1807 – December 14, 1873) was a Swiss-born American biologist and geologist who is recognized as a scholar of Earth's natural history.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Louis Agassiz letter

Mss 845575
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 845575
Date(s): 1845-10-25
Abstract

In English.

Louis Agassiz letter

Mss 850230
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 850230
Date(s): 1850-03-30
Abstract

In English.

Louis Agassiz letter

Mss 858104
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 858104
Date(s): 1858-01-04
Scope and Contents

Four-page letter from Louis Agassiz in Cambridge, Massachusetts to "My dear Sir" [i.e. George Ticknor] in which he discusses obtaining Dr. Müller's library for the Scientific School.

Louis Agassiz letter

Mss 855553
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 855553
Date(s): 1855-10-03
Scope and Contents

Letter from Louis Agassiz in Cambridge, Massachusetts to George Ticknor, tellin ghim that he hopes to be able to accept his invitation.

Louis Agassiz letter

Mss 855940
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 855940
Date(s): 1855
Scope and Contents

Letter from Louis Agassiz in Cambridge to George Ticknor, telling him that he has looked over part of the bibliography.