Correspondence, papers and dried specimens of E.A. Bowles relating to Narcissus

Scope and Content

Includes:

Dried specimens of Narcissus, 1934-1938. Please note specimens are closed to public access until they have been removed to the herbarium at Wisley

Correspondence, 1932-1939, including from Fred Stoker, 1933, and George Engleheart, 1935. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/2.7.1.13

Images of daffodils including postcards, undated, annotated plates of daffodil illustrations, undated, and page of calendar with image of daffodils, 1938

Page proofs of ‘The Daffodil Year-book’, undated, and of a review of E.A. Bowles’ ‘Handbook of Narcissus’ in ‘The Gardeners’ Chronicle’, undated

Four photographs of daffodils, lavender and Erytheronium in British Columbia, Canada, 1936. For item level descriptions of the photographs, see EAB/2/7/1/13/photo1-EAB/2/7/1/13/photo4

Nursery catalogues of Guy L. Wilson of Broughshane, Northern Ireland, 1936, and Barr and Sons, 1887

RHS Cup Certificate presented to E.A. Bowles in recognition of having received the Peter Barr Memorial Cup for work on Narcissus, 1934

Press cuttings, 1892-1938

Conditions Governing Access

Specimens in this folder (sealed in envelopes) are closed to public access until they have been removed to the herbarium at Wisley