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Contains 57 Results:


'A New Bird Comes to England', News Chronicle , 1938

'A New Bird Comes to England', News Chronicle, 1 Sep 1938. A slightly condensed version of this article was reproduced in Synopsis, Dec 1938. Correspondence with 'Synopsis' regarding publication and typescript of the article (probably condensed version).
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/949
Extents: 9 Leaves
Dates: 1938

'Bird-watchers and Their Job': typescript, 1939

Shelfmark: MS. 15041/951
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: 1939

'Birds in the Cold': typescript, 1941

Shelfmark: MS. 15041/952
Extents: 5 Leaves
Dates: 1941

'A Robin's World', review article, 1943

The article reviewed The Life of the Robin, by D. Lack, London 1943.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/953
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1943

'Some Further Bird-Notes from the North Atlantic', British Birds , Vol.39: typescript, 1945-1948

Manuscript diary (loose pages) of bird sightings on a voyage from New York, USA, to the UK, Oct 1945 (first page headed 'Atlantic Bird List Oct 1945'); 2 typescript drafts of the paper (one completed) with manuscript annotations and revisions. The information in the diary was incorporated into the published paper.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/954
Extents: 20 Leaves
Dates: 1945-1948

'Some Further Bird-Notes from the North Atlantic', British Birds , Vol.39: typescript, 1945-1946

Further typescript of the paper, the text showing some changes from the versions in MS. 15041/954; copies of letters from Nicholson to various individuals regarding the preparation of the paper and related matters, 1945-1946.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/955
Extents: 13 Leaves
Dates: 1945-1946

Further typescripts relating to North Atlantic bird studies, 1945-1948

Set of notes for a talk given by Nicholson at 'LNHS [London Natural History Society] 13.4.48'; draft titled 'Regions of the North Atlantic' (some or all of it appears to be the work of another).
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/956
Extents: 11 Leaves
Dates: 1945-1948

Miscellaneous papers, 1945-1948

Chiefly printed charts showing 'Regions of the North Atlantic', some with annotations in Nicholson's hand.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/957
Extents: 9 leaves + 2 items
Dates: 1945-1948

Articles for Encyclopaedia Britannica : revisions and letters from the publisher, 1928, 1945-1946

Revisions of Nicholson's earlier contributions on 'Reproductive Habits [of birds]' and 'Bird Population', 1946. Corrected proof and letter etc from publisher. Included is an earlier letter from publisher (1928) regarding one of Nicholson's original contributions.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/958
Extents: 9 Leaves
Dates: 1928, 1945-1946

'Wild Life and the Public': typescript, 27 Oct 1948

Shelfmark: MS. 15041/960
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: 27 Oct 1948

'Poets as Bird Observers', Bird Notes , Vol.23, 1948

Two typescript drafts; A note at the beginning of one of them states that the article was the product of notes which were 'intended simply to open small informal discussion...'
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/961
Extents: 10 Leaves
Dates: 1948

'Note on Ecology', 1951

Shelfmark: MS. 15041/964
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1951

Shearwater reconnaissance in the yacht, 'Petula': notebook, 1948-1951

Softback notebook inscribed 'Channe [sic] Cruise Solent - Scilly 1948'; 4 black and white photographs. The notebook is in Nicholson's hand and records birds seen (not just shearwaters), with dates and (often) times. It covers the cruise of 17-21 Sep 1948 and sailings of a few days earlier. The photographs appear to have been taken on this trip; two feature Nicholson. Three are annotated on the back in Nicholson's hand; the dates given are Sep or Sep/Oct 1948. There…
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/967
Extents: 4 leaves + 1 item
Dates: 1948-1951

Correspondence etc chiefly with H.G. Hasler regarding arrangements for cruises in the English Channel and matters arising, 1948-1951, n.d.

Included is a typescript 'Summary of ornithological log' for the cruise of 17-21 Sep and other typescript papers relating to this cruise and one proposed for 1949.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/968
Extents: 20 Leaves
Dates: 1948-1951, n.d.