File DDJ - Dunsmure, Dr. James

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Dunsmure, Dr. James


  • 1820 - 1845 (Creation)

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2 typed manuscripts of lecture notes

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2 typescripts:
1st script]"Dr. Dunsmure's M.S", Titled: "Evidently note of Prof R. Graham's lecture 'Plant Life'. 25 pages signed on page 24 as James Dunsmure.
2nd script] 29 pages - headed "Richard" on 'Vascular tissues'.
10 pages - headed "Darwin" - comparing plant anatomy to animal circulatory, vascular, glandular, muscular & nervous systems.
3 pages - headed "Mr. Knight" - on sap & buds.
2 pages - headed "Decadolle & Sprengel" - on cells and root.
2 pages -headed "Thomson" on sap.
2 pages - headed "Smith" on bark.
1 page - headed "Dutrochet" 1 paragraph in French referencing tissue permeability in plants.
3 pages referencing "Caesalpinus".

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Notes may have been collected by I. B. Balfour Re: Graham, Prof. R (Regius Keeper 1820 - 1845);


Dunsmure folder was titled [Dr. E. Dunsmure] this is now cosidered to be incorrect. MS. marked signed James Dunsmure on p.24

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