Notebook of E.A. Bowles relating to the Plant Exchange Society

Scope and Content

The notebook records names and addresses of members, rules of the society in Bowles’ hand, lists of seeds and plants, and manuscript notes. The book was circulated by post to members who noted plants they were able to offer as exchanges, and plants they wished to obtain. Contributors include S. Arnott, Ellen Willmott, and E.C. Buxton. One page is threaded with a green ribbon

Enclosures were removed during cataloguing and stored in the same folder for preservation purposes. They comprise correspondence, 1905-1906, including from T.O. Walker, 1905, and P.D. Williams, 1906. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/2.2.2

This item is fragile and requires handling with extreme care