The Wonderful Mr. Willughby's New Natural History

"The Wonderful Mr. Willughby's New Natural History"

13 November 2017 - 28 February 2018

A celebration of the life and work of seventeenth century naturalist and scientist Francis Willughby.

The exhibition showcases the research of Professor Tim Birkhead (Animal & Plant Sciences) and Professor Emeritus Mark Greengrass (History), and present rare books and original documents from the unique and distinctive collections held by the Universities of Sheffield and Nottingham alongside natural history specimens from the Alfred Denny Museum.