Collection WOO - Woods, Patrick (Paddy)

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Woods, Patrick (Paddy)


  • 1952 - 1985 (Creation)
  • 1913 - 1990 (Accumulation)

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2 boxes, c.14cm

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Jennifer Woods

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•Box containing a photocopy of his diary from 1962 (the original copy is with his family), transcript of his, diary from 1952 when he was an apprentice at Mount Stewart Gardens, Co. Down, and correspondence (1973-1985)
•Box containing correspondence and recollections of Henry Howden (Harry) Bryce, former gardener at RBGE, collection dating 1913-1990
•Box containing folder of photos (negatives and contact prints), possibly New Guinea in 1962? (includes two photos of Canon Norman Cruttwell) Photos are mainly of local people, events, villages, mountains and scenery.

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