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Huxley, Sir Julian Sorell, 1959-1960

MS. 15041/1669
Held in our offsite storage facility

'The Humanist Frame', contents of an envelope so inscribed.

The material relates to the book by this title (published 1961) edited by Huxley, to which Nicholson contributed a chapter titled 'The Place of Conservation'.

3pp. manuscript notes by Nicholson headed 'EMN Conservation'; 13 pp. draft of Nicholson's chapter; correspondence etc, chiefly regarding publication.


  • Creation: 1959-1960


34 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. 15041/1669

Former reference:

NCUACS 177/8/09 L.66

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

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom