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Letters to Beatrice Bateson, 1910, Mar - Sep 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8634/A.16

Scope and Contents

Includes letters written from Happisburgh, London, Sheffield, Berlin and Vienna. The letter dated 13 Apr. 1910 includes a drawing of a mock sun effect (parhelion) witnessed by Bateson from the train to Cambridge (item 5 [5:1r]). That of 29 June mentions plans to go to Merton with Edith Rebecca Saunders (item 9 [9:1r]). The letters from Berlin and Vienna include mention of Erwin Baur (items 18-23 [18:1r]) and Paul Kammerer (item 21 [21:1r]). 


  • Creation: Mar - Sep 1910


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2 folder(s) (2 folders (23 items); paper) : paper

Language of Materials



Former reference: MS Add.8634/A.27-A.28

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