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Field notes of Christopher John D'Aeth

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MS. 15255

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Handwritten field notes on birds, including 9 small photographs, 1927-1931, with an annual report of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, 1928, a single letter from B.W. Tucker, 1930, and a printed list showing the sizes of rings to be used when bird ringing (British Birds Marking Scheme), n.d.

There are no papers relating to the expedition of the Oxford University Exploration Club in 1931.

Dates

  • 1927-1931, n.d.

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. 15255

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15255

Overview

Field notes of Christopher John D'Aeth.

Biographical / Historical

Christopher John D'Aeth (1910-1931) was educated at Rugby and Balliol College, Oxford. He died during an expedition of the Oxford University Exploration Club to Akpatok Island, Hudson Strait, Canada, in 1931.

Custodial History

Given to E.M. Nicholson by Margaret D'Aeth, Christopher D'Aeth's mother, date unknown.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
Title
Field notes of Christopher John D'Aeth
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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