Sir William Napier Shaw: Correspondence and Papers

Scope and Content

Correspondence, speeches, reports, lectures and miscellaneous papers on meteorological matters and education.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

Presented by Miss E.E. Austin, 1983 and 1985.

Other Finding Aids

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Related Material

Cambridge University Library also holds scientific papers of Sir William Napier Shaw, MS.Add.8124.