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Box MS Add.8634/A.1-A.25: Box 1


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Biographical papers, c.1859-1935 & 1972

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8634/A.1-A.84
Scope and Contents This series, 'Biographical', includes some of Bateson's childhood letters to his parents, with school reports and part of a 'scholarship essay'. There is a substantial quantity of family correspondence, almost all letters from Bateson to his wife (1886-1925), his sons (1911-1925), his mother (1883-1914) and his sisters (1888-1904).The largest group of papers in the section relates to Bateson's important tour of western central Asia, 1886-1887, concentrating on the Aral Sea area,...
Dates: c.1859-1935 & 1972
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