The Papers of David Roden Buxton
Scope and Contents
Includes travel diaries and correspondence with family, friends and colleagues. Also included are numerous photographs and negatives of European churches and architectural features.
- Majority of material found within 1927-08-23 - 1994-07-06
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Biographical / Historical
David Roden Buxton (1910 – 2003) was an entomologist and employee of the British Council. He was educated at Leighton Park School and Trinity College, Cambridge.
He is best known for his books on Russian architecture, the ancient churches of Ethiopia, and the wooden churches of Eastern Europe.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented by Mr B. Buxton on 21st February 2007.
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