Papers relating to an application by the Northern Horticultural Society for a grant of administration

Scope and Content

Application for a grant was made to the Joseph Rowntree Memorial Trust to assist with the cost of administration for three years. Includes statement making the case for the appointment of a director at Harlow Carr Gardens, copy letter of support from Sir George Taylor, Director at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, to Peter Rowntree at York, Feb 1965, and letter from Peter Rowntree suggesting an application to the Arts Council, Mar 1966

These papers had been removed from one or more files and re-sorted or amalgamated, prior to cataloguing in 2015