GW300 Online: The Gilbert White of Bognor

Thursday 18:30

Online

HLF Guermonprez (1858-1924) was an enthusiastic naturalist who assembled a huge collection of Natural History specimens which are now held in Trust by Portsmouth Museums. In 1957 the local paper published an article ‘ The Gilbert White of Bognor’.

Date

Thursday 18:30
Thursday 20:30

October 29th 2020 at 18:30 - October 29th 2020 at 20:30

Event details

Address:Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
Selborne
Alton

Postcode:GU343JH

Tickets:£5

Contact Information:01420 511275

Description

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HLF Guermonprez (1858-1924) was an enthusiastic naturalist who assembled a huge collection of Natural History specimens which are now held in Trust by Portsmouth Museums. In 1957 the local paper published an article ‘ The Gilbert White of Bognor’. This talk explores some of Guermonprez’s collections and draws comparisons to Gilbert White of Selborne presented by Christine Taylor curator of Natural History at Portsmouth Museums. The GW300 Online Autumn Talks Series is a programme of talks held digitally throughout Autumn. To join simply purchase a ticket below and a zoom link will be sent to you before the talk begins. There will be a Q&A session after the talk.

http://www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk/gw300-talk-series-gilbert-white-bognor/