Collection AR177 - A Years Birdwatching by Barbara M. Cooper

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AR177

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A Years Birdwatching by Barbara M. Cooper

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  • 1949 - 1950 (Creation)

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1 vol

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Name of creator

Barbara M.Cooper (1949 - 1950)

Biographical history

Barbara M. Cooper lived in Purley and recorded in this diary a weekly record of bird movements in and around a local small wood. She recorded her diary between Dec 1949 - Jul 1950.

Archival history

Donated by Pam Wait of Purley in Oct 1999.

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Accession Number: A536

A Years Bird Watching, by Barbara M. Cooper

Scrapbook of typescript diary entries, maps, watercolours and pencil drawings, postcards and magazine clippings. Includes a weekly record of bird movements in and around a small wood in Purley; visits to Cuckmere, Rye, Camber and Dungeness; and notes on Ringing and Bird Migration Stations. There is a photograph of the author (who lived at 9 John Kirk House, 20 Little Roke Avenue) on the first page.

Item date: 1949-1950

Depositor's Name: Wait, Pam

Accession date: 22/10/1999

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Scrapbook of typescript diary entries, maps, watercolours and pencil drawings, postcards and magazine clippings. Includes a weekly record of bird movements in and around a small wood in Purley; visits to Cuckmere, Rye, Camber and Dungeness; and notes on Ringing and Bird Migration Stations. There is a photograph of the author (who lived at 9 John Kirk House, 20 Little Roke Avenue) on the first page.

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  • English

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GB-352-ar177

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24/06/2015

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