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Ornithology: Archive

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The Alexander Library holds an extensive collection of 19th and 20th Century ornithological notebooks, diaries, photographs and letters.


If you would like to consult items within the archive please contact the Bodleian's Special Collections Dept. to make an appointment.

Further information on using Special Collections in the Bodleian's Weston Library can be found here.

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