We use cookies to show content based on your preferences. If you continue to browse you accept their use and installation. More information. >

FMF - Friends of Minerals Forum, discussion and message board
The place to share your mineralogical experiences

FMF English Forum is moderated by John S. White and Peter Megaw
 

Spanish message board






Newest topics and users posts
22 Jan-01:38:42 The mizunaka collection - fluorite (Am Mizunaka)
21 Jan-22:39:29 Re: tucson show 2020 (Bob Harman)
21 Jan-19:07:47 Re: tucson show 2020 (Bob Kerr)
21 Jan-16:13:54 Re: a giant vanadinite (Roger Warin)
21 Jan-14:21:36 Re: a giant vanadinite (Linus)
21 Jan-05:10:29 Re: monthly mineral chronicles, mineral guides and more... (Crocoite)
21 Jan-03:29:46 Re: collection of bergur e. Sigurdarson (Tobi)
21 Jan-03:10:44 Re: a giant vanadinite (Tobi)
20 Jan-22:04:48 Re: tucson show 2020 (Bob Kerr)
20 Jan-18:38:12 Re: a giant vanadinite (Josele)
20 Jan-18:17:27 Re: tucson show 2020 (Rweaver)
20 Jan-17:52:35 Re: collection of bergur e. Sigurdarson (Bergur_e_sigurdarson)
20 Jan-14:48:45 A giant vanadinite (Roger Warin)
20 Jan-11:58:04 Re: collection of enrique llorens (Enrique Llorens)
20 Jan-11:04:49 Re: collection of firmo espinar (Firmo Espinar)
20 Jan-09:30:33 Re: tucson show 2020 (Bob Harman)
20 Jan-06:33:53 Re: tucson show 2020 (John S. White)
19 Jan-16:15:56 Re: tucson show 2020 (Arizona Show)
19 Jan-14:44:01 Re: tucson show 2020 (Rweaver)
19 Jan-11:34:30 Re: one of the biggest novelties of tucson 2020 will be tucson 2021! (Bob Kerr)
19 Jan-11:21:49 Re: tucson show 2020 (John S. White)
19 Jan-10:42:59 Re: don lum collection (Don Lum)
19 Jan-10:20:03 Re: collection of michael shaw (Michael Shaw)
19 Jan-03:45:07 Re: collection of michael shaw (Tobi)
19 Jan-03:11:50 Re: don lum collection (Tobi)

For lists of newest topics and postings click here


RSS RSS

View unanswered posts

Why and how to register

Index Index
 FAQFAQ RegisterRegister  Log inLog in
 {Forgotten your password?}Forgotten your password?  

Like
61847


The time now is Jan 22, 2020 05:19

Search for a textSearch for a text   

A general guide for using the Forum with some rules and tips
Reminiscences of a very old former curator
  
  Index -> Mineralogical Almanac
Like
5


View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message

Jordi Fabre
Overall coordinator of the Forum



Joined: 07 Aug 2006
Posts: 4388
Location: Barcelona


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 22, 2016 17:44    Post subject: Reminiscences of a very old former curator  

This is an article that was requested by the publishers of the Russian journal Mineralogical Almanac, Ludmila Cheshko and Michael Leybov, after John gave a talk on this subject in Tucson 2015 that they attended. It is, of course, a greatly abbreviated version of the talk which included far more photographs and interesting anecdotes, so if you want to hear the talk in full you can go to the Mineral Lectures Series

Mineralogical Almanac kindly allowed us to publish this here as a scoop, you can find the printed version together with many more great articles in the new issue of the Mineralogical Almanac that will be available in Tucson 2016

To see it click on the image below or in this link and you will access to the PDF with all the article


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
4
   

Roger Warin




Joined: 23 Jan 2013
Posts: 953


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 23, 2016 11:38    Post subject: Re: Reminiscences of a very old former curator  

Hi,
Thank you very much. This well-documented story reminds me of my passion for collecting, even before the birth of the Mineralogical Record.
I saw all my gurus ...
Roger.
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   
Display posts from previous:   
   Index -> Mineralogical Almanac   All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Page 1 of 1
    

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


All pictures, text, design © Forum FMF 2006-2020


Powered by FMF