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List of 6,114 plants from Brazil collected by George Gardner

  • GB235 GGE
  • Item
  • 1836 - 1841

• Original transcript of George Gardner's "Brazilian plants, 1836-41". 3 copies of transcription made, 2 for J. A. Ratter (donor) & 1 to be bound for Library shelves RBGEA2006.08

Gardner, George

Richardson, John

  • GB235 RIC
  • Item
  • 1841

•Letter from Richardson to unknown 2 Sep 1841, describing a meeting of the British Association regarding a grant for preparing maps for illustration of the geographical distribution of plants & animals, which had lapsed, due to inconsistencies

Richardson, John

Plinian Society

  • GB235 PLI
  • Item
  • 1823 - 1841

Copy of a letter from J.H. Balfour to the Secretary of the Botanical Society (10.02.1841)

Balfour, John Hutton

Don, David (1799-1841)

  • GB235 DOD
  • Item
  • 1799 - 1841

Letter thanking the Council of the Botanical Society of Edinburgh for giving him a copy of the Third Annual Report of Proceedings (November 3, 1840)

Don, David (1799-1841)

Falconer, David

  • GB235 FAD
  • File
  • 1842

Three letters

Falconer, David

Menzies, Archibald

  • GB235 MEN
  • Collection
  • 1754 - 1842

•Box containing Menzies Bequest (1842-43), miscellaneous papers, correspondence and lists.
•Newspaper article titled ‘Renaissance Man’ about Archibald Menzies, celebrating the 250th anniversary of his birth, from the Courier and Advertiser, 14.08.2004

Menzies, Archibald

Regulations of the Agri-Horticultural Society of Western India; with a list of members and a short account of its establishment and operations.

  • GB235 AWI
  • Item
  • 1843

Quarterly report printed on both sides, 5 pages.
Instituted at Bombay 1830 for the encouragement and improvement of agriculture and horticulture in W. India. Formation of a garden for experimental purposes; the supply of plants and seeds to members; Imports of same; branch outstations to be formed with the help of locals. Meetings quarterly. List of members.

Agri-Horticultural Society of Western India

Maughan, Robert

  • GB235 MAU
  • Item
  • 1769 - 1844

•Typed copy note of Information about his life given by Miss Maughan, 4th March1908

Maughan, E.J. (MEJ)

Maughan, Miss

Dunsmure, Dr. James

  • GB235 DDJ
  • File
  • 1820 - 1845

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".

Dunsmure, Dr. James; Graham, Prof. R. (RK); [Dr. E Dunsmure?]

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