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'Tansley and Elton', 1927-1997

MS. 15041/1728
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Shelfmarks MS. 15041/1728 and MS. 15041/1729 comprise two separate envelopes of correspondence placed in a larger one which is inscribed 'Tansley and Elton'.

MS. 15041/1728 relates to Tansley and comprises correspondence, 1927, 1948-1955; from 1949 chiefly regarding Nature Conservancy business. Included is a page of manuscript notes by Nicholson headed 'Evolution of Ecology', 1997.


  • Creation: 1927-1997


29 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. 15041/1728

Former reference:

NCUACS 177/8/09 L.124

Biographical / Historical

Sir Arthur George Tansley was a botanist and one of the foremost ecologists of the 20th century. He was Chairman of the Nature Conservancy Council (1949-1953).

Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom