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Major Accessions to Repositories 1996 relating to Gardening

National, Special and University

Borthwick Institute of Historical Research

  • Jim Russell, garden designer (addnl): papers (unlisted; public access being negotiated)

Reading University, Rural History Centre

  • Council for National Parks (addnl): records (DX 172)

Royal Botanic Gardens Library and Archives

  • Norman Grainger Bissett, scientist: corresp and papers rel to plant alkaloids and ethnography 1946-93
  • Ray Desmond, writer: research papers rel to his book Kew: a History of the Royal Botanic Gardens 1993-95
  • Carl Clawson Epling: notes for a revision of the genus Hyptis c1920-30
Local Repositories in England

Bury Archive Service

  • Cyrus Ainsworth, nurseryman, Ainsworth: misc family and business papers 1866-1908 [BAW] (1996/020)

Cheshire Record Office

  • Poynton Horticultural and Agricultural Society records 1889-1995 (Acc 5235)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Vale of Lune Rabbit Clearance Society: accounts 1966-82 (WDSo 214)

Hertfordshire Record Office

  • Hertfordshire Agricultural Society: minutes and other records 1894-1974 (Acc 3163)

Surrey Record Office

  • John Waterer Sons & Crisp, nurserymen, Bagshot (addnl): records 20th cent (4505)

Local Repositories in the Isle of Man

Manx National Heritage Library

  • Ramsey Horticultural Society: minute book 1953 (Acc 9650/3)