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Full referenceBirds and Beasts and Fishes (1922)
TypeJournal article
TitleBirds and Beasts and Fishes
Year1922
JournalNorth China Herald
Date publication1922
LanguageEnglish
KeywordsRotary; club; organization; transnational; network; elite; Shanghai; speech; natural history; fundraising; museum; library; art gallery; data; research
Abstract

Summarizes the talk given by A. de C. de Soerby, expert in the natural history of China, before the Shanghai Rotary Club. In his talk Sowerby drew a convincing picture of natural history as the wervant of commerce and made an appeal to the Rotary Club to raise fund in order to build a natural history museum, library, and art gallery in Shanghai. 

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North China Herald, July 8, 1922. 

 

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