Index to the microscopic cabinet of W.B. Turner

Scope and Content

Contains an index to the volume, followed by many autograph manuscript lists of species or types of "Animalia", "Vegetabilia", "Minerals, &c.", and "Economic products", written in March 1876, according to the title-page of the work.

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.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of W. Denison Roebuck, May, 1918


In English

Custodial History

The William Barwell Turner Collection