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Collection Level Description: Letters and papers of F.A. Bellamy relating to the Oxfordshire Natural History Society and the Ashmolean Natural History Society

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 673/1-2
Title: Letters and papers of F.A. Bellamy relating to the Oxfordshire Natural History Society and the Ashmolean Natural History Society
Dates of Creation: 1890-1910
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Frank Arthur Bellamy

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Frank Arthur Bellamy (fl. 1870-1930) was a pharmacist.

Scope and Content

Letters and papers of F.A. Bellamy relating to the Oxfordshire Natural History Society and the Ashmolean Natural History Society, 1890-1910, with correspondence and notes of Bellamy concerning his history of the Ashmolean Natural History Society, 1907-8.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by F.A. Bellamy in 1918.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 55157-8.

Related Units of Description

See also other collections relating to natural history societies by F.A. Bellamy (MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 316-27).

Publication Note

Frank Arthur Bellamy, A historical account of the Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire, 1880-1905 (Oxford : Published by the author, 1908).

Access Points

Natural history | Societies, etc.

Bellamy | Frank Arthur | fl 1870-1930 | pharmacist

Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire Natural History Society


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