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Box 606523786



Contains 56 Results:


'Wild Life at Burnham Beeches', 1925

Shelfmark: MS. 15041/849
Extents: 3 Leaves
Dates: 1925

'Fresh Light on Bird Migration', typescript, c.1926-1929

Shelfmark: MS. 15041/852
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: c.1926-1929

'Birds at Oxford', 1927

Article submitted to The Times but not published. Typescript draft with manuscript revisions; letter (Oct 1927) from Nicholson to G.G. Dawson, Editor of The Times, regarding the article.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/856
Extents: 5 Leaves
Dates: 1927

'The Sectional Bird Census', 1927

Typescript draft with manuscript revisions, with 2pp manuscript tables of results, inscribed '?Article for Discovery' on first page.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/857
Extents: 15 Leaves
Dates: 1927

Pages from manuscript drafts of an article (or articles) on bird migration, 1927

The material was found together. Some of the pages probably relate to Nicholson's letter on bird migration published in Discovery, Vol. VIII, No.94, Oct 1927. One page is titled 'The Mystery of Bird Migration'; another is dated 1927. A few pages of rough manuscript notes are included.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/858
Extents: 10 Leaves
Dates: 1927

'Birds: A Brief...of Ornithology', 1927

Rrough manuscript draft possibly relating to an intended small book or handbook.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/859
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1927

'Bird-counting from the Train', Discovery , Vol. IX, No.104, 1928

'Bird-counting from the Train', Discovery, Vol. IX, No.104, Aug 1928. Manuscript draft of the beginning of the article; 17pp typescript draft, possibly incomplete, with manuscript revisions; offprint.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/860
Extents: 20 Leaves
Dates: 1928

Manuscript drafts and notes with a letter from The Field , 1928

Manuscript draft titled 'Willow Tit'; 5pp typescript revised draft titled 'Marsh and Willow Tits' with manuscript revisions; letter from The Field, Apr 1928 declining publication of the article and suggesting cuts to the text. The outcome with respect to the attempted publication is unknown.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/864
Extents: 8 Leaves
Dates: 1928

Brief correspondence, 1936-1937

Brief correspondence with H.F. Witherby, Editor of British Birds, regarding publication of one or both of Nicholson's 1937 articles and other matters; Nicholson's manuscript and typescript notes on Willow Tit distribution, probably relating to the aforementioned articles.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/865
Extents: 11 Leaves
Dates: 1936-1937

Ornithological correspondence and papers, bulk: Bulk, 1932-1938, 1932-1947, 1985

The material from these years probably relates to Nicholson's 1932 British Ornithological Club paper. The 1985 correspondence is with R.S.R. Fitter. Included is a short typescript by Nicholson, possibly published, titled 'Marsh and Willow Tits in the Border Area' (1935 or later).
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/866
Extents: 32 Leaves
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1932-1938; 1932-1947, 1985

Manuscript draft relating to bird censuses, c.1928

Incomplete 4pp manuscript draft relating to bird censuses, one page is headed 'From a review of bird censuses in Europe c.1928'.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/867
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: c.1928

'The Study of Birds', London (Ernest Benn): typescript draft, 1929

Almost complete typescript draft with manuscript revisions.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/868
Extents: 63 Leaves
Dates: 1929