Reference code(s): GB 0814 ZAAP
Held at: Zoological Society of London
Title: Hopkins, June Mary (b 1930)
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 1 vol
Name of creator(s): Hopkins | June Mary | b 1930 | naturalist
June M Hopkins raised several orphaned duikers and other animals for the Zoo of the University of Ibadan.
Scope and content/abstract:
Papers of June Hopkins, 1962-1968, comprising observational notes on the rearing and behaviour of duikers and other animals (lions, antelopes and a pet cat) in Nigeria. Includes some correspondence. Also an extract from June Hopkins' journal describing a visit to Nairobi National Park Animal Orphanage in Dec 1966; and explanatory notes by Brian Hopkins, 2005. People mentioned in the notes include Niels Bolwig (Professor of Zoology) and Robert Golding (Curator of the Zoo).
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
Conditions governing access:
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Conditions governing reproduction:
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Immediate source of acquisition:
Donated by Brian and June Hopkins, 2005.
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