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Typescripts, articles and correspondence, 1954-1980

MS. 14920/1
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request

Consists of:

  1. Correspondence and photographs regarding a nest of the western banded snake eagle (Circaetus cinerascens), 1979-1980
  2. 'Agricultural Change in Kenya: 1945-1960' by Brown, reprinted from Food Research Institute Studies in Agricultural Economics, Trade, and Development, Vol. VIII, No. 1, 1968
  3. Collection of plates of birds reprinted from various books from the 18th to 20th centuries, with article about 'Great Bird Artists', n.d. [1960s?]
  4. 'A Proposal to Establish a Chain of National Parks or National Monuments along the Length of the Kenya Rift Valley', report of a survey carried out by Brown and P.E. Glover, cyclostyled typescript, Feb 1971
  5. Flamingo papers, letters, photographs and a negative, 1954-1961, n.d.
  6. Collection of summary observations across a period of May 1971 to 1972
  7. 'Systematic Problems in African Falconiformes' by Brown, typescript, 2 copies, 1 showing minor corrections, n.d. [1979?]
  8. Papers relating to ostriches (letters, typescripts, feathers), 1968-1979, including 'Breeding system and strategies of ostriches' by Brian C.R. Bertram, 1978
  9. Papers on fish eagles (letters, notes and observations), 1964-1975. Includes observations carried out Jun 1970 - May 1971, and letters requesting authorisation to conduct research on birds in Kenya to include a special population study of fish eagles


  • Creation: 1954-1980


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 14920/1

Former reference:

L.H. Brown, Box 1.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom