Manuscript Collections

Oakley Papers

Papers of Kenneth Page OAKLEY (1911-1981), anthropologist and geologist

  • six boxes of material, relating mainly to Oakley’s reseach on fossils and folklore
  • the material includes correspondence, notebooks, loose notes, typescripts, offprints of articles and newspaper cuttings
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of papers: Natural History Museum; Bodleian Library, University of Oxford; Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Collections of objects: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford; Natural History Museum

National Register of Archives: Oakley, Kenneth Page (1911-1981) Anthropologist and Geologist Link to record (external site)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: Oakley, Kenneth Page (1911-1981), anthropologist Link to article (external site)

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