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Major accessions to repositories in 2004 relating to Natural History


Bromley Public Libraries, Local Studies & Archives

  • Bromley Naturalists Society: reports and papers (1612)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Norfolk Broads: reports and notes rel to wildlife and history c1940-2002 (ACC 2003/170, 199)

Surrey History Centre

  • Dorking District Naturalists Society: records incl minutes, accounts and site visit reports c1949-2000 (7643)

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

  • Leicestershire and Rutland Ornithological Society: minutes 1997-2001 (DE6590)


Natural History Museum

  • Kenneth MacKinnon Guichard, entomologist: diaries and papers 1940-1999
  • Stanley Norman Aflalo Jacobs, entomologist: papers 1936-1979
  • Basil Joseph MacNulty, entomologist: diaries 1977-1990
  • William C Tait, ornithologist: journals, corresp and papers 1856-1928
  • British Empire Mosquito Association: research station records 1920-1939
  • Natural History Museum: entomology department records, Lepidoptera section corresp of George Bisset 1920-1939
  • Natural History Museum: palaeontology department additional records, Formanifera secton corresp 1956-1995
  • Natural History Museum: zoology department additional records, parasitic worms section corresp 1950-1999

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives

  • Geoffrey Alton Craig Herklots, botanist: additional papers and illustrations (Acc PrP 04-0001)
  • Robert James Johns, botanist: papers rel to projects in Indonesia and New Guinea (Acc QX 04-0012)
  • Stephen Andrew Renvoize, botanist: papers rel to Aldabra Island (QX 04-0016)
  • Colin Graham Trapnell, botanist: additional records, photographs of Zambian expeditions (Acc PrP 04-003)
  • Bentham-Moxon Trust: additional papers (Acc QX 04-0010)
  • Tree Register of the British Isles: index cards and volumes of data 1953-1992 (Acc PrP 04-0004)


Linnean Society of London

  • John Christopher Willis, botanist: corresp and family papers, notes and typescripts

Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • George Bond Howes, zoologist: lecture notes on fish 1891 (Add Mss 581)


Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department

  • John Humphreys, botanist: papers and corresp 1865-1937 (MS190)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Charles Cardale Babington (1808-1895), botanist and archaeologist: MS draft of 'The British Rubi' (a study of brambles) (MS Add. 9691)
  • Richard Bradley, botanist: MS botanical lectures on the principles of vegetation c1724-1732 (MS Add. 9674)
  • John Harold Goodland, editor and environmentalist: diaries, corresp and literary papers 20th cent (MS Add. 9704)
  • Thomas Hugo, historian and preacher: Somerset botanical notebook c1838 (MS Add. 9690)
  • Robert Jackson, writer on medicine: MS 'Essay on monkshood, with an experimental inquiry into its properties' 1841 (MS Add. 9691)
  • John Martyn, botanist: biographical collections on botanists, with MS 'Tabulae generum plantarum...' c1720-1765 (MSS Add. 9684-88)
  • Thomas Martyn, botanist: MS bibliography of botany c1772 (MS Add. 9689)
  • William Williamson Newbould, topographer and botanist: notes on editions of 'The Manual of English Botany' and other botanical notes c1862-1881 (MSS Add. 9677, 9696)
  • John William Salter, geologist: drawings and papers for CC Babington's 'The British Rubi' 1865 (MS Add. 9694)
  • Nathaniel Wallich, botanist: MS list of dried plants in the East India Company Museum 1828 (MS Add. 9695)
  • Fifth International Botanical Congress: papers 1930 (MS Add. 9697)
  • CB Green, botanist: MS of 'The Flora of the Isle of Purbeck' c1911-17 (MS Add. 9678)
  • Ernest Farrow, botanist: MS of 'On the Ecology of the Vegetation of Breckland' 1915 (MS Add. 9681)
  • WCR Watson, botanist: notes for a revision of EF Linton's 'British Rubi' c1938-1939 (MS Add. 9680)

Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Palace Green Section

  • David Lewis, medical entomologist: copies of corresp with his wife Lesley, together with her diaries and explanatory notes 1935-72 (G//S 1267)