Correspondence and papers of Donald Ineson, relating to the Northern Horticultural Society gardens

Scope and Content

These papers were in an original folder, discarded, labelled ‘Gardens Committee correspondence’; a photocopy of the label is with the papers

Includes one bundle, Jan-Jun 1964, which was intact with its original fastening in place, Oct 2015

With the bundle are papers that had been removed from one or more files and may have been re-sorted or amalgamated, prior to cataloguing in 2015. These papers include items relating to atmospheric pollution, the National Rose Society beds at Harlow Carr, trial beds and borders for 1965, Harlow Carr on BBC television programmes, gate duty, the development of land at Harlow Carr, the bring and buy sale, and memorandum from the Honorary Director to the gardens superintendent, c.1964