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Major accessions to repositories in 2007 relating to Natural History


Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Kent Beekeepers Association: records incl minutes of the Mid Kent Association and material rel to Midland Association 1908-69 (Acc 7321)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Ilkeston and District Naturalists Society: minutes 1975-1997 (D6798)

Doncaster Archives Department

  • William Bunting, amateur naturalist: records rel to Thorne Moors, incl diaries, corresp, notes, maps and photographs 1950s-1980s (DZ BU)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Manchester Wildlife Trust: records incl minutes 1987-1991 (MISC/1094)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Thetford and District Natural History Society: minutes, accounts and papers 1969-2004 (ACC 2006/357)

Northumberland Collections Service

  • William Henderson, gardener: gardening diaries, pressed specimens, surveys 1794-1876 (NRO 07231)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Field Club: record books, photographs, scrapbooks and minutes rel to meetings and excursions 19th-20th cent (7201)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Plymouth Zoological Gardens: plans and papers 1925-1962 (Acc 3315)

Shropshire Archives

  • Caradoc and Severn Valley Field Club: further records 1897-1913 (7678)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Suffolk Wildlife Trust, Bradfield Woods National Nature Reserve: campaign records 1968-76 and management and wood working papers 1963-87 1963-1987 (HD2933)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Sussex Ornithological Society: additional records 1959-2001 (Acc14633)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Alice Barker Welfare and Wildlife Trust: burial register 1996-2006 (WYL2192)


National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • International Bee Research Association: records incl corresp, reports and slides (IBRA Papers)

Natural History Museum

  • Dennis Malcolm Batchelor, ornithologist: notebook diaries describing natural history observations in Malaya, North Borneo and the United Kingdom 1951-1961 (MSS. Batchelor)
  • Barbara Kathleen Snow, ornithologist: index cards (500) containing data rel to observations of Shags on Lundy Island 1954-1958 (MSS Snow BK)

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives

  • Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw, botanist: additional corresp 1948-1953 (PrP-07-004)


Linnean Society of London

  • Peter Humphry Greenwood: papers from his time as President of the Linnean Society 1976-1979
  • Doris Mary Kermack and Kenneth Alexander Kermack, zoologists: research notes
  • John Christopher Willis, botanist: letters from his daughter (Mrs Browning) 1940-1954
  • Edgar Barton Worthington, biologist: notebooks and journals


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • James Dalgarno, student: lecture notes on natural history taken under John Shier, Marischal College 1838-39 (MS 3777)
  • Deeside Field Club: minute books, financial records, corresp rel to excursions, talks and projects, membership records, photograph albums 1922-2006 (MS 3775)

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • Ness Botanical Gardens & Bees Ltd: account books, register of trees and shrubs, photographs, films, videos and sound recordings 1902-1994 (A.311)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Henry Eeles Dresser, ornithologist: corresp and photograph album 19th cent (2007/015)