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Buckland, Francis T (Francis Trevelyan) (1826-1880)


IDENTITY STATEMENT

Reference code(s): GB 0814 ZCA

Held at: Zoological Society of London

Title: Buckland, Francis T (Francis Trevelyan) (1826-1880)

Date(s): 1869-1879

Level of description: Collection (fonds)

Extent: 52 items

Name of creator(s): Buckland | Francis Trevelyan | 1826-1880 | naturalist

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history:

Born 1826; educated at Cotterstock, Northamptonshire, 18351837); Laleham, 18371839, Winchester College, 18391844, Christ Church, Oxford, 1844-1848; studied medicine, St George's Hospital, London, 1848-1851, house surgeon, 1852-1853; assistant surgeon in the 2nd Life Guards, 1854-1863; journalist for the Field newspaper, 1856-1865; started a weekly journal Land and Water, 1865; inspector of salmon fisheries, 1867; scientific referee to the South Kensington Museum, 1865-1880; died, 1880.
Publications: Curiosities of Natural History

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract:

Letters from Frank Buckland to Prince Christian of Schleswig Holstein, 1869-1879. Most are written from the Salmon Fisheries Office, but some are from his 'Land and Water' office. They concern fish, pheasants, Buckland's Museum, seals, and his new book dedicated to Prince Christian, among other topics.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access:

Available. Please make an appointment in advance of your visit.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Please contact the Archive for further information.

Finding aids:

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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Presented to ZSL by Princess Helena Victoria and Princess Marie Louise on 12 February 1947.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Entry transcribed by Sarah Drewery, April 2011.

Rules or conventions: General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2011


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Fish | Aquatic animals | Animals | Zoology
Seals (animals) | Aquatic animals | Animals | Zoology
Mammals
Museums
Vertebrates

Personal names
Buckland | Francis Trevelyan | 1826-1880 | pisciculturist and naturalist x Buckland | Frank
Christian | 1831-1917 | Prince of Schleswig Holstein

Corporate names
Museum of Economic Fish Culture

Places