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Huxley, Sir Julian Sorell, 1927-1970

MS. 15041/1665
Held in our offsite storage facility

'JSH', contents of an envelope so inscribed.

Correspondence of, and relating to Huxley. The correspondents are various and include copies of letters from Huxley to Nicholson and one manuscript draft letter from Nicholson to Huxley re the Oxford Bird Census, 1927.

The topics covered range from ornithology, environmental matters, war aims, Political and Economic Planning, UNESCO business, publications and broadcasts.

(Folder 2 of 2)


  • Creation: 1927-1970


28 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. 15041/1665

Former reference:

NCUACS 177/8/09 L.62

Biographical / Historical

Huxley was a close friend and colleague of Nicholson's. They collaborated on various activities and projects for nearly half a century, including field ornithology, expeditions, study groups on social and economic issues, and the creation and development of organisations such as Political and Economic Planning, the Nature Conservancy and the World Wildlife Fund. Huxley died in 1975.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom