Henry Feilden collection 1876-1917


Henry Feilden collection, 1876-1917

Henry Feilden collection 1876-1917

Correspondence (Circa 12 leaves, 1 microfilm)

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Rudmose-Brown Robert Neal 1879-1954

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Henry Wemyss Feilden

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Henry Wemyss Feilden was born in Kildare in 1838. He was educated at Cheltenham College and in 1856, was commissioned into the army, serving in India and China before volunteering for the Confederate army during the American Civil War. An amateur naturalist with a particular interest in ornithology, Feilden was appointed by the Royal Society of London to serve as one of two naturalists with the British Arctic Expedition, 1875-1876 (leader George Strong Nares). The expedition was sen...

Feilden, H.W. (Henry Wemyss), 1838-1921

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Epithet: naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000981.0x0001b5 British soldier, naturalist, and scientist. Served as a staff officer in the Confederate Army under Generals Beauregard and Hardee. From the description of Correspondence of Henry W. Feilden [manuscript] 11861-1922. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647966121 From the description of Papers of Henry W. Feilden [m...

Bruce, William S. (William Speirs), 1867-1921

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William Speirs Bruce was born in London of Scottish parents in 1867. He was educated at Norfolk County School, England and enrolled as a medical student at the University of Edinburgh, where renowned Scottish physicists, chemists and oceanographers supervised him. In 1892, he was recommended for the post of surgeon and naturalist on board Balaena during the British Whaling Exploration (Dundee), 1892-1893. The expedition was organized to investigate the commercial possibilities of wh...

Wilson, Edward, 1872-1912

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Edward Adrian Wilson was born in Cheltenham, England on 23 July 1872, second son of a respected Cheltenham medical practitioner. He was educated at Cheltenham College and studied natural science and medicine at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge and St. George's Hospital, London. In 1898, he was diagnosed with tuberculosis and spent several months convalescing in Norway and Switzerland, giving him the opportunity to hone his skills as a watercolour artist and wildlife illustrator...