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Bidder family: Correspondence and papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8657

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, papers and photographs relating to the Bidder family. Much of the material concerns the marine biologist George Parker Bidder III.


  • c.1779-1987


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13 archive box(es) (13 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Mrs C.G. Russell and family, 1987.

Related Materials

Cambridge University Library holds other papers relating to the Bidder family, MSS.Add.7900, 8679, 8680, 8970 and 9227.

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Repository Details

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