Catalogue of Collection of Eggs

Scope and Content

The volume has 110 pages, with descriptions of birds and eggs; an index of scientific names and 2 pages of miscellaneous notes.

Administrative / Biographical History

There are no data about Wilmot, except that he died in 1863. At that time, the collection of birds eggs was donated to the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge.

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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