Papers of John Hugh Owen
Photographs, notebooks, correspondence, and manuscripts of John Hugh Owen, mainly relating to birds.
0.7 Linear metres (4 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 15048/1, fols. 1-2].
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CMD ID 15048
Papers of John Hugh Owen (1877-1959), teacher and ornithologist.
Biographical / Historical
John Hugh Owen (1877-1959) was educated at Oswestry Grammar School and Jesus College, Oxford. He taught at Felsted School from 1907 to 1939. An obituary of Owen was published in British Birds, vol. 52, pp. 309-311 (1959).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
- Catalogue of the papers of John Hugh Owen
- Finding aid prepared by EAD version by Jen Patterson and Marion Lowman
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