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Additional papers of Captain Mark Taylor, R.N.

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Comprises photographs and negatives.

Dates

  • 1927-1947

Extent

0.44 Linear metres (4 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 15566 Photogr. 1].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. 15566 Photogr. 1-4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15566

Overview

Additional papers of Captain Mark Taylor (fl. 1927-1947), naval officer and ornithologist

Biographical / Historical

Captain Mark Taylor, OBE was a Royal Navy Officer and ornithologist. He seems to have been stationed in Aden, Hong Kong and China in the 1920s and 1930s. In 1946 he was in New Zealand, assisting the New Zealand Navy in the training of senior officers, and while there took the opportunity to study the birds of that country.

Arrangement

Arranged by format, then by date

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.

Related Materials

See also Ornithological papers of Captain Mark Taylor, R.N. (MS. 15423)
Title
Catalogue of additional papers of Captain Mark Taylor, R.N.
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Francesca Alves
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom