Volume of insect drawings

Scope and Content

Volume of insect drawings with explanatory note, c 1937.

Administrative / Biographical History

David Guthrie was a trainee journalist with D.C. Thomson, Dundee. He retired to Jersey and died there in 1941.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.


Compiled by Jenny Cutts, Scottish Archive Network project with additions by Caroline Brown, Dundee University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list available at Dundee University Archives. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

Custodial History

The initial sketches were copied from originals in Brighton Public Library, 1923-1924, and subsequently extended with additions from Guthrie's own observations while in retirement in Jersey.


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