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'Tansley and Elton', 1931-1984, n.d.

MS. 15041/1729
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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. 15041/1729 relates to Elton and comprises personal correspondence referring to various matters, including ornithology (1931-1932) and Nature Conservancy business (from 1954); draft of biographical note on Elton by Nicholson; some correspondence subsequent to Elton's death.


  • Creation: 1931-1984, n.d.


41 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 15041/1729

Former reference:

NCUACS 177/8/09 L.125

Biographical / Historical

Charles Sutherland Elton was an influential zoologist and ecologist who founded the Bureau of Animal Population at Oxford.

Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom