Personal Papers of Barbara Jill Weir

Scope and Content

Collection includes copies of her scientific publications, with lists and miscellaneous correspondence.

Administrative / Biographical History

Barbara Jill Weir was born in 1942, daughter of Patricia Florence Singleton Weir. She was educated at County High School for Girls, Loughton. She studied Natural Sciences at Girton College from 1961 to 1967 and became the Ford Foundation Resident Fellow at the Zoological Society of London 1967-1973. She contributed to a number of scientific publications. Barbara Weir died in 1993.

Access Information

Access is open to bona fide scholars by appointment only.

Other Finding Aids

As at Sep 2008 an online catalogue for Girton College Archives was available at

Archivist's Note

Collection Description taken from Genesis in Sep 2008 as part of Genesis 2008 Project. Description by Catherine Burke, Genesis Project Officer 17/01/2002

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