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Coral polyps and their work (lantern lecture, Exeter, Devon, England, 28 February 1903)

Type of event
lantern lecture
Full title
Coral polyps and their work
Date
28 February 1903
Continuity
event in series
Time of day
evening
People linked to event

ROWLEY, F.R.  (1869-1939) – lecturer

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Reference

“A lecture on 'Coral Polyps and Their Work was given by the Curator (Mr F.R. Rowley) in the College Lecture Room on Saturday evening. The lecture was one of a short series on natural history subjects, which it is hoped to continue during the coming session.

[a short description of the lecture content follows]

In giving a description of Mr [Stanley] Gardiner's views respecting the formation of the Maldives, the lecturer expressed his indebtedness to him for the loan of a number of lantern slides illustrating some of the most interesting features of the reefs and islands in that region. [...]”

Lucerna ID 7006299

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 12 April 2017

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