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Sketch of Catherine Strickland

Catherine Strickland

Catherine Strickland has historically been in the shadow of her husband Hugh and her father, Sir William Jardine. However, she was a significant figure and accomplished natural historian in her own right. She was a talented illustrator; her vivid depictions of birds brought many of Hugh Strickland and William Jardine’s publications to life. She administered her … More Catherine Strickland

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