S2A3 Biographical Database of Southern African Science




White, Brindsleye (bird egg collection)

Born: Date not known, Place not known.
Died: Date not known, Place not known.

B. White donated a fine collection of birds' egs to the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, in 1902. He lived on Table Farm, some 10 km north-west of Grahamstown, and was assisted in his collecting activities by his brother, C. White.

The donor was probably Bertram E. White (1968-1936), son of Thomas C. White and his wife Mary E. Bowker, of Table Farm.


List of sources:
Cape of Good Hope. Report of the committee of the Albany Museum, 1902.

Malherbe, D.F. du T. Family register of the South African nation (3rd ed.) Stellenbosch: Tegniek, 1966.


Compiled by: C. Plug


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