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Sydney Vines: Correspondence

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8580

Scope and Contents

Letters on scientific subjects, accompanied by a few printed items. There are also photocopies of two obituaries of Vines, one of which is taken from Obituary notices of the Royal Society of London, no. 3 (December 1934), pp. 185-188, and the Phillips sale catalogue entry for the collection, 26 June 1986.


  • Creation: 1873-1932


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Phillips Son & Neale, 26 June 1986.

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