Correspondence and papers of E.A. Bowles mainly relating to publication of his articles and illustrations in the garden press

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Articles by Bowles in ‘Journal of the RHS’, 1918-1922

Original pencil drawings of blossom and hellebore, and of suggested design for Grenfell medal, 1916 and undated

Manuscript drafts including ‘Spring cleaning the garden’, ‘Crocus biflorus’, ‘Plants of the High Alps at home’ and ‘Helleborus foetidus’, and draft relating to controversies around plant naming, undated

Correspondence with Lord Headfort and the head gardener at Headfort, Kells, County Meath, Ireland, 1920 and undated. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/5.1.5