Papers of Sylvanus Charles Thorp Hanley, conchologist
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|Title:||Papers of Sylvanus Charles Thorp Hanley, conchologist|
Manuscript catalogue of his collection of shells. Several annotated books from his original library. Many hundreds of letters and notes on his collection from all parts of the world, plus a large quantity of research notes, as well as the research documents for the paper in the Journal of Conchology.
|Held by:||Leeds Museum Discovery Centre, not available at The National Archives|
|Physical description:||2 volumes|
Open (by appointment)
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For further reference see: Norris, A, & Dance, S P, 2002, Sylvanus Charles Thorp Hanley A nineteenth-century dilettante of the shell world. Journal of Conchology 37:(4) 363-382.
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