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Contains 57 Results:


'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

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

'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

Manuscript and typescript drafts, 1946-1949

Manuscript draft (possibly early draft of Nicholson's 'British Birds' paper) with further page of manuscript notes; typescript draft of the paper with manuscript revisions; reprint.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/975
Extents: 19 leaves + 1 item
Dates: 1946-1949

Further typescript and manuscript papers probably relating to the published paper, 1946-1952

Included is a typescript 'French [Bird] List', May 1949, and a printed navigation chart of the English Channel with annotations in Nicholson's hand.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/976
Extents: 11 leaves + 1 item
Dates: 1946-1952

Correspondence and papers arising, 1952-1957

The principal correspondent is R.M. Lockley. Included is a typescript review by Nicholson of Lockley's paper on Manx Shearwaters for British Birds, Vol.46, Dec 1953. Included also are manuscript bird lists and notes (May 1952) from the Camargue, France.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/977
Extents: 15 leaves + 1 item
Dates: 1952-1957

'Wildlife Refuges in the United States', review article published in Nature, Vol.177, 1956

The article reviewed Seeing America's Wildlife in our National Refuges, by D. Butcher, New York 1955. Corrected proof.
Shelfmark: MS. 15041/1000
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1956

'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