Contains detailed autograph manuscript botanical and technical laboratory notes written between 12 March 1878 and May 1893, interspersed throughout with many handdrawn illustrations of specimens, some of which are coloured.
Home notes in micro-work, compiled by William Barwell Turner
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- ReferenceGB 206 MS 215
- Dates of Creation1878-1893
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 vol. (140 pp.), manuscript, written in ink and pencil. Many pages are blank. With marbled endpapers and dark brown leather binding with some blind tooling.
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Administrative / Biographical History
William Barwell Turner (1845-1917) was a botanist and expert on the Desmidieae. He became President of the Leeds Naturalists' Club in 1881.
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The gift of W. Denison Roebuck, May, 1918
The William Barwell Turner Collection