Notes and papers relating principally to the Diploma in Parks Administration

Scope and Content

These papers were originally housed in a single folder which was repackaged into two folders. Original order maintained

Many of these papers are FRAGILE and to be handled with care

Includes:

Papers relating to London Borough of Richmond Parks Department, 1967

Course material and examination papers from the Institute of Park Administration (Inc) relating to the Diploma in Parks Administration, 1940s-1950s

Manuscript notes relating to the Diploma in Parks Administration, 1950s

Institute of Park and Recreation Administration: list of members, 1969, papers delivered at the 3rd world congress, 1967, and memorandum and articles of association, 1935

Publications:

*A pamphlet, 'Public Parks and their Contribution to Public Health' / by W.G. Ayres, 1948, and a nursery catalogue of Stewart and Co, Seedsmen, Ltd, Edinburgh for ornamental trees and bushes, 1957, were removed from the folder and transferred to Printed Collections in Nov 2014

'Roads Beautification' / by L.E. Morgan, 1950

'Civic entertainment' / by T.E. Clark, 1950