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Zoological gardens

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

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Birds-74 Note, 1809-03-20 - 1882-03-20

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 84.2: 122r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Zoolog[ical] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1809-03-20 - 1882-03-20
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Birds-118 Note, 1868-03-22

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 84.2: 171r
Scope and Contents Note; by Emma Darwin née Wedgwood pp-and Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-03-22
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Birds-143 Note, 1868-03-27

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 84.2: 197r
Scope and Contents Wild male Turkey all feathers erected - tail expanded like fan showing its brown & black transverse bars
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-03-27
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Birds-144 Note, 1809-03-28 - 1882-03-28

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 84.2: 198-199
Scope and Contents Mr Bartlett after his immense experience with birds of all kinds allows me to state that he is fully convinced that the beauty of the male is admired by female
Note; by Emma Darwin née Wedgwood pp Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1809-03-28 - 1882-03-28
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Birds-165 Note, 1868-11-03

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 84.2: 219r
Scope and Contents Toucans / Some skin at base of beak & eyes splendidly coloured & such parts are often coloured as masculine character
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-11-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Ch 1 p 20 / Jackals turn round & round before going to sleep, 1872-02-21

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 189: 62
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1872-02-21
Conditions Governing Access: From the Class: Very fragile material - access may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please seek guidance.
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Ch IV when I discuss Batrachian swelling it seems from American Naturalist that the Horned Frog Phyrynosoma is a Lizard?, 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 189: 68r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Class: Very fragile material - access may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please seek guidance.
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Found large leaved smooth Holly with no pistil but mere bluntly conical ball at base, 1842-05-02

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 109: A1r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Zoological Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1842-05-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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I doubt whether effect of Domestication - must be natural but rarely seen, 1868-07-23

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 189: 35r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1868-07-23
Conditions Governing Access: From the Class: Very fragile material - access may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please seek guidance.
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Mammals-2 Note, 1868-03-16

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 2
Scope and Contents The Diana monkeys very pretty - long pointed beards white with basal[?] part black
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-03-16
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-3 Note, 1868-03-16

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 3
Scope and Contents I asked Keeper Sutton whether any monkeys attacked nape of neck - he thought any part
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-03-16
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-4 Note, 1868-03-22

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 4r
Scope and Contents Quadrupeds / Bartlett says tigers panthers &c do not differ at all in colour in sexes so that the dealers cannot distinguish them Nor can he believe zebras &c
Note; by [Emma Darwin née Wedgwood?] pp Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-03-22
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-5 Note, 1868-03-25

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 5r
Scope and Contents Cercocebus aethiops - two white naked spots over both eyelids - Head chesnut
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-03-25
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-6 Note, 1868-03-28

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 6r
Scope and Contents Giraffe uses its short perpendicular horns or projections in a very curious manner by swinging his head to either side
Note; by [Emma Darwin née Wedgwood?] pp Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1868-03-28
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-7 Note, 1868-11-08

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 7r
Scope and Contents Monkeys (Sexual) Selection Mammals / Callithrax sinensis[??] very pretty - green back orange legs
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-11-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-8 Note, 1869-02-19

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 8r
Scope and Contents At meeting of [Zoological] Soc[iety] horns of Cape Buffalo were exhibited by Tegetmeier & it was maintained that they would be useless in battle
Note; by [amanuensis] pp Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1869-02-19
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-9 Note, 1869-02-19

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 9r
Scope and Contents Antelopes / Ant[elope] cervicapra male very dark f[emale] fawn-coloured so seems v[ery] distinct
Note; by [amanuensis] pp Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1869-02-19
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-10 Note, 1869-02-23

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 10r
Scope and Contents Tragelaphus scriptus - Gambia - a beautiful antelope (see Gray?) chesnut & black
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1869-02-23
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-11 Note, 1869-02-19

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 11r
Scope and Contents In the O[ryx] leucoryx horns extend for about 2/3 of length of body - when head held in natural position terminal portion stands parallel to the back
Note; by [amanuensis] pp Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1869-02-19
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-13 Note, 1869-02-23

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 13r
Scope and Contents Moustache Monkey - Whole face coloured in most diversified manner & highly ornamented
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1869-02-23
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-15 Note, 1867-02-15

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 15r
Scope and Contents Mr Bartlett - He & Keeper do not think the collar of hairs round face of some Monkeys serves as protection against bites
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Zoolog[ical] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1867-02-15
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-18 Note, 1867-12-06

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 18r
Scope and Contents Sexual Selection / The Cercopithecus cebus has beautiful blue face with some white shading into skin but not sexual The "bearded monkey" the male has larger beard like Orang
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Zoolog[ical] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1867-12-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-24 Note, 1868-11-11

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 24r
Scope and Contents Ovis tragelaphus N[orth] Africa Male splendid long hair depending from throat & from upper part of thigh
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1868-11-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Mammals-29 Note, 1869-02-22

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 83: 29r
Scope and Contents Blyth / Antelopicapra cericapra / The colour of [male] is certainly seasonal
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] Gardens
(Note)
Dates: 1869-02-22
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Man-8 Note, 1809-02-23 - 1882-02-23

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 80: B8r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Z[oological] G[ardens]
(Note)
Dates: 1809-02-23 - 1882-02-23
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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