The volumes contain a list of species of shells contained in the collection of Miss Saul. Apparently as least one of those was in her own handwriting.
Catalogue of Shells in the Saul Collection
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 433 Saul
- Dates of Creation[18--]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description2 volumes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Miss Jane Saul (1809-1895) had a famous collection of shells in her house in Bow, London. She bequeathed her collection to the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge and was accessioned in the museum in 1895.
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Manuscripts can be consulted on appointment only. The Museum of Zoology is open Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 17:00 pm. Access and reproduction is at the discretion of the Archivist.
Description compiled by Kees Rookmaaker, Archives Hub project archivist.
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