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Natural History, 1935-1963


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  1. Fols. 1-3: Letter from Duckworth to J.L.W. Hodgson, Private Secretary to the Governor, describing plants for Government House, 14 Nov 1935.
  2. Fols. 4-6: Letter in French, with translation, from Professor E. Bourdelle, Natural History Museum, Paris, and one from the Senior Education Officer, Onitsha, about ringed birds, 9 Apr and 2 May 1940.
  3. Fol. 7: Letter from A.M. Jones, Warden, Universities' Mission to Central Africa, Choma, Northern Rhodesia, to the Editor, Nigeria, about an article by Duckworth on the Food Ant, 18 Oct 1947.
  4. Fol. 8: Letter from W.E. Nkamkolo, Assistant Rural Education Officer, Umuahia, to the Editor, Nigeria, about entomological investigation, 16 Jun 1947.
  5. Fols. 9-11: "The Study of Butterflies and Moths" - unsigned typescript, n.d.
  6. Fols. 12-14: Part of paper about orchids read at Ebute Metta by F.H.J. Tyrer, n.d.
  7. Fols. 15-31: "Horticulture" - cyclostyled paper, n.d.
  8. Fols. 32-34: Letter from Longmans, Green & Co., to Duckworth in Cheltenham with a cancelled agreement for a book, entitled Flowers and Trees of Nigeria, by Duckworth and H.J. Savory, University College, Ibadan, 8 Jun 1956.
  9. Fol. 35: Card from the members of the Horticultural Education Association, South Wales and West Midlands Branch, in appreciation of a demonstration at Cowley Manor, 4 Jan 1963.


  • 1935-1963


1 folder

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1451, box 4, file 3

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom