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Papers of Sir William Flower (as filmed by the AJCP) [microform] : [M2843] 1886-1891
Bib ID 818012
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Flower, William Henry, Sir, 1831-1899
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, 1991 
16 letters. 
Summary

Flower was educated at University College, London and was assistant Surgeon with the 63rd regiment during the Crimean War. He was conservator of the Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons, 1861-1884 and Hunterian Professor of Comparative Anatomy, 1870-1884. He was Director of the British Museum (Natural History) 1884 to 1898.

Mainly letters to Flower from correspondents in Australia and New Zealand regarding scientific specimens including human skulls. Correspondents include W. Saville Kent.

Notes

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M2843.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1126144509

Originals held by the British Museum (Natural History), Archives Section, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 5BD.

Reproduction Microfilm. South Kensington, London : British Museum (Natural History) : Available from the National Library of Australia, 1993. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Index/Finding Aid Note List available (2 p.). 
Subjects Flower, William Henry, Sir, 1831-1899 -- Correspondence.  |  Surgeons -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.  |  Anatomists -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.
Other authors/contributors Saville-Kent, W. (William), -1908  |  National Library of Australia  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  British Museum (Natural History). Archives Section

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Call Number: Mfm M 2843
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Call Number: PRU Mfm M2843 (copying master : Manuscripts)
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Call Number: PRU Mfm M2843 (first generation master : coldstore)
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