J H Salter Papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 982 JHS
  • Dates of Creation
      [ca. 1898]-[ca. 1900]
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English, Latin.
  • Physical Description
      0.005 cubic metres

Scope and Content

The papers include a bound album containing plates of original drawings made by Salter for his paper 'Zur naheren Kenntniss der Starkekorner', along with a folder containing handwritten text and plates by Salter, entitled 'Studies of lichens', related to his studies of lichens undertaken at the suggestion of Professor Arthur Meyer of Marburg.

Administrative / Biographical History

John H Salter was a lecturer in botany at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth from 1894 to 1899. He then became Professor of Botany within the same department, holding the chair until 1903.

Access Information

The papers may be consulted through application by e-mail to: archives@aber.ac.uk or by post to: Aberystwyth University, Archives, Information Services, Llandinam Building, Penglais, Aberystwyth, SY23 3DB. Tel: 01970 628593.


Description compiled by Rhian Phillips, Archives Hub project archivist, with reference to E L Ellis, The University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, 1872-1972, (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1972).

Other Finding Aids

Basic finding aid available on request from Archives staff.


See J H Salter, 'Zur naheren Kenntniss der Starkerkorner', Jahrbuecher fuer Wissenschaftliche Botanik, vol. 32, part 1 (1898).