Scope and Content

Consists of advertising literature collected by John Porter issued mainly by firms dealing in animal feedstuffs, fertilisers and manures, insecticides, agricultural and horticultural seeds, vegetables, plants and flowers and dairy equipment [c.1905]-1923

Administrative / Biographical History

John Porter, deceased, was one-time County Agricultural Advisor in Buckinghamshire

Access Information

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

Material deposited as a gift September, 1976 T76/27


Compiled by Zoe Watson, March 2004

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

Conditions Governing Use

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