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Manuscripts on Suffolk birds by R.H. Mitford and Julian G. Tuck

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MS. 15696/1

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Comprises notes on the "Great Bustard in Suffolk" by J.P. Tuck and "Random Notes on Suffolk Birds" by R.H. Mitford.

Dates

  • 1887-1891

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. 15696/1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15696

Overview

Manuscripts on Suffolk birds by R.H. Mitford (1815-1905), ornithologist, and Julian G. Tuck (1851-1933), clergyman and naturalist.

Biographical / Historical

Robert Henry Mitford (1815-1905) was the only child of clergyman John Mitford. In 1947 he married Anne Wilby. Their children included Robert Sidney Mitford, who was a Civil Servant. He was a contributor to the Zoologist.

Julian George Tuck (1851-1933) was the Rector of Tostock, near Bury St. Edmunds. He was the author of Ornithology of Suffolk (1891), a contributor to the Zoologist and president of the Suffolk Naturalists' Society.

Arrangement

Arranged as found

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
Title
Catalogue of Manuscripts on Suffolk Birds by R.H. Mitford and Julian G. Tuck
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Francesca Alves
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
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