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Mackenzie, Donald F.

  • GB235 MDF
  • Item
  • 1869

•Copy of a newspaper cutting regarding the election of Donald F. Mackenzie as an Honorary Member of the Royal Scottish Arboricultural Society

Mackenzie, Donald F.

Sanderson, John Scott

  • GB235 SJS
  • File
  • 1869

•Prize essay, ‘The Origin and Development of the Embryo in Phanerogamous Plants’ (July 1869)

Sanderson, John Scott

Paterson, William

  • GB235 PWM
  • File
  • 1810 - 1870

•Envelope containing historical data on Paterson, including copies of newspaper articles, from Ian S. Taylor by favour of George Storrar (February 1979), mostly relating to the creation of “Paterson’s Victoria White Seedling Potato’

Paterson, William

Lord Ardmillan letter

  • GB235 ARD
  • Item
  • c.1870

Part of a letter which refers to old school friends.

Craufurd, James, Lord Ardmillan

Watsonby, Hewett

  • GB235 WYH
  • Item
  • 1871

•Letter to from J. Newman from to H. Watsonby (14 Feb 1871)

Watsonby, Hewett

Sadler caricature

  • GB235 SAD
  • Item
  • 1872

Watercolour and ink drawing of 3 mycologists flying high in a mushroon / toadstool shaped hot air balloon entitled "Authorities high in Fungi, 1872" in John Sadler's handwriting - image could very well have been painted by John Sadler. The figure in glasses is likely Miles Berkeley; the figure with red beard could be John Sadler, but more likely to be Mordecai Cooke, the third figure is too indistinct to identify.

Sadler, John

Papers relating to Sir Andrew Balfour

  • GB235 BAL
  • Collection
  • 1691 - 1872

• GB235 BAL/1 Folder: "Misc. Papers"; including:
Typescripts of extracts from various sources, including
copy Biography of Andrew Balfour by Patrick Neill;
Early Days of the Royal College of Physicians by Peel Ritchie, Edinburgh;
Some Passages from the Life and Death of the Earl of Rochester by Gilbert Burnett (pp4-6);
Balfour's notice in Anderson's Scottish Nation;
marriage and death notices, from Mr John Lamont’s Diary;
auctions of books belonging to Sir Andrew and his brother, Sir James, the Edinburgh Gazette, 1699;
Extracts from Foulis of Ravelston’s Account Book, 1671–1707.
• GB235 BAL/2 Folder:
Ms. copy of extracts from Memoria Balfouriana (and English translations);
transcript of letter from Robert Sibbald regarding the Memoria Balfouriana, 1699;
“Pharmacy in Edinburgh in the Olden Time,” by James Mackenzie, The Pharmaceutical Journal and Transactions, (1871-1872), Vol.11, pp.444-469, typescript;
founding of the Edinburgh Botanic Garden, from Robert Sibbald’s autobiography, pp.20-22, typescript photocopy.

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (Creator)

Stewart, John Lindsay

  • GB235 SJL
  • Item
  • 1832 - 1873

•Annotated copy of William Jameson’s ‘Report Upon the Botanical Gardens of the Government, North Western Provinces’, Roorkee, Thomason C. E. College Press. (1855)

Stewart, John Lindsay

Moore, D (1808 – 1879?)

  • GB235 MOD
  • File
  • 1873 - 1874

Correspondence dated 1873/1874 filed under “Henderson, Col. F”

Moore, D

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