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F.J.H. Jenkinson: Ornithological Notebook

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8981

Scope and Contents

Diary and notebook containing occasional entries of birds observed or killed, mostly in the Scilly Isles, later at Cambridge, 1867-1880. The notebook also contains a copy of ornithological notes made by Jenkinson's father, John Henry Jenkinson, when in the Scilly Isles, 1854 and 1857-1858.


  • Creation: 1867-1880


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Transferred from Rare Book Department, class Res.

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