Diary and notebook containing occasional entries of birds observed or killed, mostly in the Scilly Isles, later at Cambridge, 1867-1880. The notebook also contains a copy of ornithological notes made by Jenkinson's father, John Henry Jenkinson, when in the Scilly Isles, 1854 and 1857-1858.
Francis John Henry Jenkinson: Ornithological Notebook
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8981
- Dates of Creation1867-1880
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 volume
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Francis John Henry Jenkinson (1853-1923), Cambridge University Librarian, 1890-1923.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Transferred from the Rare Books Department.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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