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Collection Level Description: Selection of material from the Joseph Banks Papers (microfilm)

Reference: GB 0162 Micr.Austr.5
Title: Selection of material from the Joseph Banks Papers (microfilm)
Dates of Creation: 1781-1793
Extent: 1 reel
Name of Creator: Joseph Banks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Joseph Banks, President of the Royal Society 1778-1820.

Scope and Content

Microfilm copies of a selection of material from the Banks Papers.

Administrative Information

Access Conditions

Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

Existence/Location of Originals

The originals are held in the Mitchell Library, Sydney, Australia.

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Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Listed as no. 56 in Manuscript Collections (excluding Africana) in Rhodes House Library, Oxford, compiled by Louis B. Frewer (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1970).

Access Points

Banks | Joseph | 1743-1820 | Sir | Baronet Naturalist

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