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Reference MS.2885
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Level Item
Extent 195 ll.
Title Injurious Insects
Date c.1905-1927
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Description Collection of holograph notes on Injurious Insects, printed cuttings, etc. Sevenoaks. This compilation was probably started at about the same time as MS. 2882: it includes also notes on injurious animals, rats, birds, etc. The latest date is 1927, in a cutting on bee-stings. There is a letter and a post-card addressed to the compiler by (Albert Davidson) Michael [1836-1927] and (Frederick James) Chittenden [1873-1950].
Historical Background From the Holmes Botanical Collection.
Acquisition Details Purchased 1931.
Accession Number 57899A
Access Status Open
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Language English
Physical Description Unbound in a pamphlet-case. Many of the cuttings are mounted.
Finding Aids Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).
MaterialType Archives - Non-digital
System No. 4a93663d-db64-479c-ab0c-72486bd7f0e9