Pictorial chart of prehistoric developments in Western Europe

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

A pictorial chart of the prehistoric developments in Western Europe by Professor W. Boyd Dawkins. There are descriptive titles of the geologic periods and ages, a summary of their distinctive characteristics, neat drawings in illustration, together with a map of Britain as it would have appeared in the late Pleistocene Period.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir W. Boyd Dawkins, was a Welshman, born in 1838 at Buttington Rectory. He was a professor at Manchester University and president of the Cambrian Archaeological Association for 6 years. He died in 1929.

Arrangement

Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Note

Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, January 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 417

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.