Correspondence, papers and dried specimens of E.A. Bowles, labelled ‘Letters – Galanthus’

Scope and Content

The folder, retained, is home-constructed and includes:

Correspondence, 1917-1953, including from H.J. Elwes, 1922, Walter Ingwersen, 1936-1950, and E.B. Anderson, 1951-1952. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/

Draft report of the RHS Council, Nov 1952, minutes of Wisley Scientific Committee, 21 Apr 1952, and one page of minutes of Floral Committee B, 8 Oct 1946

Press cutting from ‘Gardening Illustrated’, 6 Apr 1929

Many papers are annotated in Bowles’ hand

Dried specimens of Galanthus, 1946-1952 and undated