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Letters to Caroline Beatrice Bateson, 1889-1925

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8634/A.6-A.25

Scope and Contents

Correspondence between Bateson and his wife, Caroline Beatrice Durham, whom he married in 1896. She was known by her second name, Beatrice. Some have enclosures, such as press cuttings.

Transcripts are at [MS Add.8634/A.34-A.50]; some have no corresponding originals.


  • Creation: 1889-1925


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28 folder(s) (28 folders; paper) : paper

Language of Materials



The letters are arranged in chronological order, with letters from trips abroad grouped in separate sets.


Former reference: MS Add.8634/A.10-A.36

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