Letters from Lady Beatrix Stanley to E.A. Bowles

Scope and Content


Letters addressed to ‘My dear Uncle G’ and signed ‘Aunt B’, mostly written from India. They include news of her garden, plant hunting for her garden, her life in Ooty and Madras, and her painting and drawing activities. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/2.3.17

Four photographs (in folder 2 of 2) of mountain scenery, plants and Lady Beatrix Stanley in the mountains, 1930s. For an item level description of the photographs, see EAB/2/3/17/photo1-EAB/2/3/17/photo4

These papers were originally housed in a single folder, repackaged into two folders in 2014