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Major accessions to repositories in 2010 relating to Natural History


Bedfordshire and Luton Archives Service

  • Bedfordshire Natural History Society and Field Club: additional material incl minutes, annual reports and corresp c1990-2000 (Z916)

Bristol Record Office

  • Bristol Botanical Club: minutes, reports, corresp and papers 1903-30 (44420)

Devon Record Office

  • Torquay Natural History Society: accessions registers 1960-1990 (7884)

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Woolhope Naturalists Field Club: minutes 1953 - 2003 (CL86)

Highland Council Archives

  • Highland Biological Recording Group: minutes, newsletters, corresp, individual species surveys, data management software, etc 1986-2000 (D1207)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Oldham Natural History Society: minutes and records 1952-1965 (2010/47)

Surrey History Centre

  • West Surrey Natural History Society: records incl minutes, accounts, newsletters, and papers rel to West Surrey Badger Group 1979-99 (8669)

Trafford Local Studies

  • Hale Ornithologist Club: records 1969-2010 (10/74)


British Library, Sound Archive

  • Irenaus Eibl-Eibesfeldt, ethologist: film recordings from Botswana, San culture (C1426)

Natural History Museum

  • Alfred Russel Wallace, naturalist: papers and family papers incl corresp, photographs, lecture notes, legal documents, drawings, reprints, press cuttings and pamphlets c1844-1920 (411981-1001, 412638-1001, 412974-1001, 417324-1001)

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives

  • Peter Bally, botanist: collector's notebooks (183) and lists of plants collected in Africa 1939-1975 (PrP 10-0020)
  • Frederick George Harcourt, gardener and agricultural superintendent: letters, photographs and cuttings rel to time in Antigua and Dominica c1920-1970 (PrP 10-0030)
  • Charles Samuel Pollock Parish, chaplain and botanist: drawings of orchids 1856-1874 (PrP 10-0006)
  • William Wilson Saunders, entomologist: photograph album of Agaves 1872 (PrP 10-0004)
  • Ernest Henry Wilson, botanist: photograph album of vegetation and trees of Formosa 1917-1918 (PrP 10-0033)


Royal Society

  • Lt General Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond: letters (36) to Martin Folkes, Fellow of Royal Society rel to Royal Society business and elections, and hydra experiments of Abraham Trembley 1725-1744 (20099)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • William Richmond Postle Bourne, ornithologist: papers c1920-79 (Acc 440)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • Sir Charles Maurice Yonge, marine biologist: papers as Professor of Zoology 1919-1962 (DM2259)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • John Harold Goodland, editor and environmentalist: additional notebook with diary entries 1945 (MS Add. 9704)

London University: Goldsmiths College

  • Giles C Roche, entomologist: research papers 1998-2008 (ROCHE)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Sydney John Hickson, zoologist: papers (2010/20)