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Fell, Howard Barraclough (Barry)

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: felh


  • 1900-1990

Access and use

Access is freely available in the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.

Biographical / Historical

Fell, Howard Barraclough (Barry) 1917-1994

MSc (NZ: Victoria), PhD (Edinburgh), DSc (Edinburgh), FRSNZ

Zoology: Lecturer, 1945-47; Senior lecturer, 1947-56; Associate Professor, 1956-65.

Entered Victoria University College 1935 and completed a BSc and MSc with First Class Honours in Botany in 1938, gaining his PhD at the University of Edinburgh in 1941.

Left New Zealand to join Harvard University's Museum of Comparative Zoology in Boston as Curator in Invertebrate Zoology, later becoming Professor of Invertebrate Zoology.

The only papers held are those which Fell appears to have collected to do with Professor Kirk.


30 linear_centimeters

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Barry Fell - papers related to Professor H.B.Kirk
J C Beaglehole Room - archives and manuscripts
Edited Full Draft
Nicola Frean, Alistair Alcock and Kayleigh Dodd
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Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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