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Box 606523615



Contains 25 Results:


Stamford Raffles Award, Zoological of London, 1999-2000

Stamford Raffles Award, Zoological Society of London, June 2000. Contains brief correspondence regarding the acceptance.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/78
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: 1999-2000

Honorary Fellowship, Royal Geographical Society, 2001

Honorary Fellowship, Royal Geographical Society, 4 Jun 2001. Correspondence regarding acceptance and arrangements.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/79
Extents: 12 Leaves
Dates: 2001

Honorary Fellowship, Institute of Biology, 2002

Honorary Fellowship, Institute of Biology, 14 Oct 2002. Correspondence regarding arrangements and citation; page from 2002 Annual Report mentioning the award.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/80
Extents: 9 Leaves
Dates: 2002

Miscellaneous correspondence and papers relating to honours, 1929-1981

Miscellaneous correspondence and papers relating to career and honours. Included is correspondence with Geoffery Dawson, 1930-1933, regarding his advice concerning Nicholson's career possibilities. Also included is a typescript list of Nicholson's honours and list of organisations in which he held a principal office or position.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/81
Extents: 24 Leaves
Dates: 1929-1981

'Various trips 1964-83 INCL. S. America, Donana, Tunisia', 1964-1983

Pocket softback ringbinder so inscribed. The entries are detailed and in journal form. The main foreign trips recorded are as follows: South and Central America, Feb 1964; Tunisia, Apr 1975; Coto Donana, Spain, Apr-May 1976. UK visits and engagements, 1982-1983, are included.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/82
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1964-1983

Journal No.1, 8 Feb-13 Mar 1970

Includes European Conservation Conference, Stratsbourg, and a visit to the USA (See also MS. 15041/1422).
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/83
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 8 Feb-13 Mar 1970

Journal No.3, 20 Apr-25 May 1970

At back is one inserted page of manuscript notes headed '1st Harmony'.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/85
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 20 Apr-25 May 1970

Journal No.5, 30 Jun-19 Jul 1970

Several pages at the end are unused.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/87
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 30 Jun-19 Jul 1970

Journal No.6, 20 Jul-19 Aug 1970

Includes holiday in Mallorca.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/88
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 20 Jul-19 Aug 1970

Journal No.7, 21 Aug-22 Sep 1970

Includes a conference in the Netherlands (probably an International Ornithological Conference).
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/89
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 21 Aug-22 Sep 1970

Journal No.8, 23 Sep-15 Oct 1970

Includes conferences in Rome and Madagascar.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/90
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 23 Sep-15 Oct 1970

Journal No.9, 16 Oct-14 Nov 1970

Includes the final Countryside in 1970 Conference (see also MSS. 15041/352-354) and a visit to Switzerland (see also MS. 15041/1427)
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/91
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 16 Oct-14 Nov 1970

Journal No.10, 16 Nov-20 Dec 1970

Includes World Wildlife Fund conference, London.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/92
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 16 Nov-20 Dec 1970

'Commonplace book 1970-1971-1972 & 1991', 1945, 1947, 1970-1974, 1989-1994

Exercise book identical in appearance to those in MSS. 15041/83-92, so inscribed on cover. The contents are various: records of dreams; a few bird lists; notes (1970), reviewing the 1960s, and looking forward to the 1970s; notes (1991) headed 'Life begins at 86?'; and a few pages of conventional journal entries, 1972-1974, 1977. Intercalated material chiefly consists of further records of dreams (from 1947) with one letter by Nicholson (at the front) written during…
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/93
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1945, 1947, 1970-1974, 1989-1994

Journal inscribed on cover 'Alaska, Pacific, Australia 1971' (entries for 25 Jul-1 Sep 1971), 25 Jul-1 Sep 1971

Identical in appearance to those in MSS. 15041/83-93. Several pages at back unused. Nicholson visited Alaska and Australia as Convener of the Terrestrial Conservation Section of the International Biological Programme (see MS. 15041/1437 for further material relating to the Alaskan visit). The entries cover Nicholson's activities, observations and thoughts during this extended visit. The journal also covers visits to Italy and Zurich, Switzerland, which Australian leg…
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/94
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 25 Jul-1 Sep 1971

Journal inscribed on cover 'Intermittent diary', 1956, 1973-1979, 1992, 1993

The journal entries begin in 1973 and document UK travel and general activities, with Nicholson's thoughts, opinions, and records of dreams. Visits covered include the following: Orkney and Shetland, Jul 1973; South-west England and East Anglia, Sep 1993. There are also notes following a visit to Cyril Hurcomb in hospital, 1975. A few intercalated papers, one dated 1956, are included.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/95
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1956, 1973-1979, 1992, 1993

'Russian diary', Sep-Oct 1978

This is a detailed journal written in a notepad inserted into an offical conference document wallet labelled 'Moscow-Ashikabad [sic] 1978'. It covers the 14th International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources General Assembly and Technical Meeting at Ashkhabad, USSR (see also MSS. 15041/483-485). Entries are paginated in a single sequence but are divided into two parts in the journal.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/96
Extents: 1 item
Dates: Sep-Oct 1978