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Collection Level Description: Field Books of H.B. Maufe

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. e. 559-61
Title: Field Books of H.B. Maufe
Dates of Creation: 1906
Extent: 3 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Herbert Brantwood Maufe (1879-1946) was a geologist. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Three field books of H.B. Maufe kept during a geological survey of Kenya.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The books were given to the Library by J.C. Ferguson in 1964.

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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. I, nos. 45888-90.

Access Points

Geology | Kenya

Maufe | Herbert Brantwood | 1879-1946 | Geologist


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