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Papers of James Arscott Raleigh Bickford

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MS. Eng. c. 8404, fols. 41-55

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Comprises:
  1. 'Observations on the distribution and movements of some birds in British coastal waters between Jan 1943 and Jan 1946', handwritten notes, n.d. [1946]
  2. 'Dates on which woodcock were first seen or shot in the Torrington district of North Devon' (historical data covering the years 1896-1927, 1934-1947), typescript list, 1948

Dates

  • n.d. [1946], 1948

Extent

15 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8404, fols. 41-55].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 8404, fols. 41-55

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15221

Overview

Papers of James Arscott Raleigh Bickford.

Biographical / Historical

James Arscott Raleigh Bickford (1917-2009), consultant psychiatrist and medical superintendent, De La Pole Hospital, East Yorkshire, 1956-1981. Founder member of the East Riding branch of the Campaign for the Protection of Rural England, 1967, and its president, 1991-2006.

For a fuller biography see the BMJ: British Medical Journal, vol. 338, no. 7702, 2 May 2009, p. 1080.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
Title
Papers of James Arscott Raleigh Bickford
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by EAD version by Jen Patterson and Marion Lowman
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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