Item LOG - The Gardens Logan House - Visitors Book

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The Gardens Logan House - Visitors Book


  • 1949 - 1967 (Creation)

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1 leather bound book, 2cm

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The book was given to Logan Curator Martin Colledge when RBGE acquired Logan as a satellite garden. Colledge passed it to Barry Unwin who donated it to the RBGE Archives in September 2017.

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1 book containing signatures of visitors to the Logan House gardens between 1949 and 1967. Signatures include many significant figures in the horticultural world- Euan and Peter Cox, Vita Sackville-West using her married name of Nicolson, Cicely M. Crewdson, George Taylor, numerous landowners, members of RBGE staff and, in 1955, HRH, Elizabeth R.

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permission required from RBGE

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good, though some loss to the leather on the back cover.

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stored alongside Logan archives

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