Field collectors who contributed to the founding collection of the Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford

This is a list of all the people or organizations known to have collected an object in the field which was later obtained by Pitt-Rivers and given as part of the founding collection to the Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford. To find out more about them click on the 'People' in the menu on the right hand side of this webpage. If you know anything more about these people please let us know via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

33rd Regiment officerUnnamed person from 60th Rifles
Joseph Anderson and Robert Innes Shearer
William Arthur or Arthurs
Mr Ballard possibly Charles Ballard
E. Bartlett possibly Edward Bartlett
Thomas Gabriel Bayfield
Edward Belcher
Mr Black  [possibly ?C. Black]
?Boche ?Bocke Paris
Mr Bolton
Thomas Boteler
Cecil Brent
James Brown
Charles E. Bryant
Anne Walbank Buckland
C. Buckley
Richard Francis Burton
A. Campbell
Captain ?Ceaudouin
Luigi [Louis] Palma di Cesnola
Paul Belloni du Chaillu
Greville John Chester
Henry Christy
James Charles Clutterbuck
E.S. Colbold or E.S. Cobbold
General Codrington probably William John Codrington
Miss Collins
Peter Comrie
'Captain Cook'
Marianne Cooke
Richard Copeland
Mrs Cowie
Robert McKenzie Cross
J. Crowther
H.D. Cureton
A.C. Dahl
Langham Dale
Frederick Dally
William Boyd Dawkins
Robert Day
Henry Mangles Denham
W.B. [?W.R.] Dickinson
Colonel Drayson
Robert Dunn
Joseph Eanborcioteda
Major Edie
H. Warren Edwards
Mr Elliot
John Evans
Alfred Hart Everett
Vincent Eyre
Mr Farrer possibly James Farrer
P. Fegan
Robert Bruce Foote
W. Lane Fox
Vincenzo Funghini
Captain George
Charles Gilman
Ambrose Glover
James Graham Goodenough
Major General Goodenough
Charles Thomas Constantine Grant
William Greenwell
R.P. Greg possibly Robert Philips Greg
W. Hackett
Mr B. Hastings
Mrs Hatley
Theodore Minet Haultain
Nicholas Fenwick Hele
Mr Hewett
E.C. Hicks
F.W. Hicks
E. Higgins
Edward Hitchcock
Thomas Morland Hocken
Joseph Dalton Hooker
Edward Martin Hopkins
C. Horne
Osbert H. Howarth
William Henry Hudson
R.H.C. Hunter
Thomas Joseph Hutchinson
Thomas Henry Huxley
Captain Irving (?Irvine)
Peder Jensen
William Hutchinson Bulkeley Jones
R. Kirk
Robert Kirkwood
Daniel Montague Kisch
Edouard Armand Isidore Hippolyte Lartet
William Latta
Leider [?Leiden]
William Herbert Lovegrove
J. Lovibond
John Lubbock (Lord Avebury)
John Lukis possibly John Henry Lukis
George Francis Lyon
Edward Horace Man
R.M. Martin
Mrs J.E. Marx
James A.S. Medhurst
James Miln
William Milne
John Moresby
Eugene Morris
Henry Nottidge Moseley
T. ?Mouldins
William C. Neligan
Colonel North
General O'Connor
(George) Brook Taylor Otley or Ottley
J. Parker
C. Parry
William Warner Parry
George Godfrey Pearse
John Petherick
George Petrie
William Matthew Flinders Petrie
William Augustus Lane Fox-Pitt
Robert Porrett
Frederick K. Porter
Joseph Prestwich
Frederick George Hilton Price
Pulsky possibly Ferenc Pulszky
E. Bouverie Pusey
Mr ?Quloon
Dr Rayner possibly Frederick Matthew Rayner
Charles Hercules Read
William Reid
H. Ridley
Augustus Henry Lane Fox Pitt Rivers
Ben Roberts
Mr Roberts
George Augustus Robinson
Admiral de ?Roegistorff
George Rolleston
Major Rose
Logan D.H. Russell
Mr Sayers
Robert Hermann Schomburgk
Berthold Carl Seemann
Peter Lund Simmonds
Albert Smith
J.P. Smith
William Parker Snow
Owen Stanley
A. Steffens
James Stevenson
?W.T.T. W.J.T.
Captain Thomas
Edward Burnett Tylor
Moreton J. Walhouse
Robert Bruce Napoleon Walker
W. Wallbridge
James Weller
Robert Wells
F. Wetherell probably Frederic Augustus Wetherall
C. Whintle
J. White
William Whitaker
B.M. Whitfield
Samuel James Whitmee
Henry Wickham
E. Wigan
H.G. Williams
John Windele
Miss Woodburn
George Young

AP, 2009

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