File: Wardlaw Lecture

Scope and Content

The lecture was established in honour of Professor Claude Wardlaw (1901-1985), who held chairs in botany at the University from 1940 to 1966.The first lecture (on a botanical subject) was held in 1970, and lectures were given by distinguished guest speakers approximately every three years. The file relates to the initial creation of the Wardlaw fund, and arrangements for subsequent lectures.

Former reference: 951