Collection RBG - Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

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GB235 RBG

Title

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Date(s)

  • 1670 - 2015 (Creation)

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Substantial; reference collection, historical records, maps, plant records, photographs & skeletal remains

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(1670-present)

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Scope and content

•Draft copy of an article titled ‘The New Plant Houses at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh’ (stored in the ‘R’ box)
•History and development of the garden
•Accounts, 1764-1876 (incomplete)
•Staff Records (incomplete)
•Trainee Gardener records (1889-1935)
•Photographs
•Maps
•Papers relating to regional gardens – Dawyck, Benmore and Logan
•Plant flowering records
•Plant records

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Note

Draft copy of an article titled ‘The New Plant Houses at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh’ (stored in the ‘R’ box)
Main collection in boxes

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