- 1927 - 2009 (Creation)
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1 box, 30cm
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1 Jenner's shoe box containing:
- 11 jotters of pressed wildflowers made when Catherine was 14 years old in 1927/28 for the Girls' Guildry (now the Girls' Brigade) Edinburgh 17th Coy.
- list of the flowers in the 11 jotters
- 2 letters:
--7th September 1945, Roland Edgar Cooper to Miss C.F. Glen - thank you for sending sprays of heather - RBGE hoping to propagate and name them - shorthand writing on the reverse, and the envelope has been kept.
--6th September 1948, Roland Edgar Cooper to Miss Glen acknowledging receipt of her 'very fine contribution ' of heather on the 31st August 1948.
- modern photograph showing Catherine Glen in old age.
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collection kept in Herbarium as it contains pressed flowers and is often used in demonstrations.
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- Cooper, Roland Edgar (Subject)
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description created by L Paterson, September 2019