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Letter from Vero Copner Wynne-Edwards to Dr Stuart Smith

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MS. Eng. c. 8415, fols. 54-55

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Letter from Vero Copner Wynne-Edwards to Dr Stuart Smith, 30 Mar 1949, regarding variation in bird song.

Dates

  • 30 Mar 1949

Extent

2 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries, MS. Eng. c. 8415, fols. 54-55.
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 8415, fols. 54-55

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15450

Overview

Letter from Vero Copner Wynne-Edwards to Dr Stuart Smith.

Biographical / Historical

Vero Copner Wynne-Edwards (1906-1997), zoologist. Educated at New College, Oxford, graduating in zoology in 1927. Assistant Professor at McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1930-1946. Regius Chair of Natural History, University of Aberdeen, 1946-1974. Editor of The Scottish Naturalist , 1948-1956, and Assistant Editor until 1964. Author of Animal Dispersion in Relation to Social Behaviour (1962).

For a fuller biography see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography and Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 44 (1998).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
Title
Letter from Vero Copner Wynne-Edwards to Dr Stuart Smith
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by EAD version by Jen Patterson and Marion Lowman
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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