Papers of Edgar Percival Chance
Letter, typescripts and photograph album.
- n.d. [1921-1922], 1941-1945
0.12 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, where available, e.g. MS. 14944, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MS. 14944; MS. 14944 Photogr.
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 14944
Papers of Edgar Percival Chance, 1904-1942.
Biographical / Historical
Edgar Percival Chance (1881–1955), ornithologist, known for his work on the cuckoo.
Presented to the Alexander Library of Ornithology by John Compton and his sisters via the British Trust for Ornithology, 24 Nov 1995.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
- Catalogue of the papers of Edgar Percival Chance
- EAD version 2019 by Jen Patterson