Letters and papers of F.A. Bellamy relating to the Oxfordshire Natural History Society and the Ashmolean Natural History Society

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters and papers of F.A. Bellamy relating to the Oxfordshire Natural History Society and the Ashmolean Natural History Society, 1890-1910, with correspondence and notes of Bellamy concerning his history of the Ashmolean Natural History Society, 1907-8.

Administrative / Biographical History

Frank Arthur Bellamy (fl 1870-1930) was a pharmacist.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Given to the Library by F.A. Bellamy in 1918.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 55157-8.

Related Material

See also other collections relating to natural history societies by F.A. Bellamy (MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 316-27).

Bibliography

Frank Arthur Bellamy, A historical account of the Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire, 1880-1905 (Oxford : Published by the author, 1908).