File: Horticulture (Botany Department)

  • Reference
      GB 133 VCA/7/169
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      6 folders

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers concerning the horticultural activities of the University's department of botany. Subjects covered include acquisition and management of the horticultural experimental grounds at the Firs, Fallowfield, Manchester; relations with the Royal Botanical Society; reports on horticultural education in the North-West region; discussions concerning a proposed horticultural research station, 1937-9 at Lower Withington, Cheshire.

Former reference: 197