Talk:Geological dioramas at the Museum of Practical Geology, South Kensington, from 1932 - rescuing "a dull, even repellent, subject"

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Bob to check with Andrew Morrison for Postcard images in MN series c MN500 - MN525. Any other non-postcard photos. Meaning of 'MNL'. Maybe Postcard and Diorama label images.

Bob to obtain the two McLintock Museum journal papers.

Require images (without IPR issues) for:

1. Early man in Thames Valley - P950253, P950254

7. Portland Stone Quarry - P950176??

15. Alaskan Glacier

16. An Ancient English Desert

21. The Kuwait Oilfields - P950196

23. Cumbrian colliery

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Diorama no. Diorama Christina image Jane List NHM Jane List Postcard ListedPostcard
1 Early man in Thames Valley - Vernon Edwards MN2613 MN530 MN2613
2 The oilfield of Masjid l Sulaiman, SW Iran - Montague B Black MN2773 MN526;MN509 MN509
3 Chalk and clay for Portland cement - R T Roussel MN2769 MN2769 MN504 MN504
4 A Cornish China Clay Quarry - Herbert H Cawood MN2770 MN2770 MN505 MN505
5 Ironstone Quarry, Corby, Northants - Herbert H Cawood MN2767 MN2767 MN503 MN503
6 Penrhyn Slate Quarry, North Wales - Montague B Black MN2766 MN 2766 MN500 MN500
7 Portland Stone Quarry - R T Roussel MN2611 MN506 MN506
8 Edinburgh from the Braid Hills - Herbert H Cawood MN2768 MN2768 MN514 MN514
9 Vesuvius in Eruption - Montague B Black MN2771 MN2771;MN2772 MN507;MN508 MN507
10 Cheddar Caves, Somerset - Montague B Black MN2764 MN2763;MN2764 MN515;MN516 MN515;MN516
11 North West Highlands of Scotland - Herbert H Cawood MN2781 MN 2781 MN502 MN502
12 Avon Gorge - R T Roussel MN2612 MN2612 MN529 MN2612
13 The Needles and Alum Bay - Herbert K Rooke MN3774 MN3774 MN501 MN501
14 Lulworth Cove and Stair Hole - Herbert K Rooke MN2765 MN2765 MN513 MN513
15 Alaskan Glacier - R T Roussel MN2774 MN527
16 An Ancient English Desert - E M Wilson MN2775 MN528
17 Lakeland Scenery - R T Roussel MNL525/11628 MN3346 MN3346 MN525 MN525
18 The Island of Staffa - R T Roussel MN2990 MN2990 MN522
19 The formation of coal - R T Roussel MN2966 MN2966 MN519 MN519
20 Idealised landscape of the Wealden period – MNL460 MN460
21 The Kuwait Oilfields, by Montague Black.
22 Lake Store gold mine BGS negative MN3076, dated 19 Jan 1937 MN3076 MN3076;MN3114 MN253;MN524 MN253;MN524
23 Cumbrian colliery MN11634? MNL533 MNL533
24 Diorama of Haig Pit by (Montague Black?) MN6874

Natural History Museum Teaching Collection - Held at BGS KW - 35mm colour transparencies??[edit]

AssetbankID PhotoNo Title
537230 P950353 Diorama of the chalk sea environment. B.B.M.
537141 P950264 Formation of Coal, Diorama.
537140 P950263 Formation of Coal, Diorama.
537131 P950254 Diorama: Early Man in Thames Valley. (MN/C26131).
537130 P950253 Diorama: Early Man in Thames Valley. (MN/C26131).
537074 P950197 The formation of Coal diorama. Presented by Flatter & Garnett - of Manchester.
537073 P950196 Kuwait Oilfield Diorama.
537053 P950176 Lulworth and Portland Diorama.
537051 P950174 Lulworth Diorama.
537007 P950130 Staffa Island Diorama.
536994 P950117 Coal Measure Forest Diorama.