Correspondence and papers of E.A. Bowles relating to nomenclature of cultivated plants

Scope and Content


Correspondence, 1913-1947, including from F.R. Durham, 1928-1929, and William Wright Smith, 1946-1947. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/2.1.2

Printed material including reprint from the ‘Year Book of the Royal Society of Edinburgh’ of ‘The Content of Genera’ by Sir William Wright Smith, 1947, and ‘Regles Internationales de la Nomenclature Botanique’, 1912

Typescript papers issued by the RHS, 1914-1950, including minutes of the Committee for Nomenclature of Garden Plants, 1929-1930, and report by delegates to the International Botanical Congress, Stockholm, 1950

Manuscript notes, undated

Papers relating to Botanical Congresses, 1915-1920

Minutes of the Linnean Society of London general meeting, 15 Dec 1910

Press cuttings, 1910-1929