Collection of Butterflies by Johnstone

Scope and Content

There are 4 items in the collection:

  • Register of Lepidoptera, from Tanganyika and Zambia
  • List of books in Johnstone's collection
  • Notes regarding to collection of Lepidoptera
  • Index to collection of butterflies and moths

Administrative / Biographical History

Major-General R. F. Johnstone was part of the Royal Scots Regiment.

Access Information

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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