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From the cassowary to the zebra, Lionel Walter Rothschild collected them all. He was fascinated by animals and dedicated his life to studying zoology.
This video, narrated by Beth Rothschild, offers a fascinating introduction to the life and work of the great man. See images of the stunning Victorian Museum and its collection and interviews with key people who look after the collection.
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(Please note some of the images in this film are courtesy of the Rothschild Archive.)