Folder labelled ‘USA Correspondence 1997-2001’

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Roy Lancaster mainly from horticulturists and plant specialists in the United States of America, including letters from Roy Lancaster subsequently sent as faxes. Includes correspondence with Paul Cappiello of Bernheim Arboretum, Kentucky, Peter Bristol of Holden Arboretum, Ohio, Dan Hinkley of Heronswood Nursery, Washington, and Peter del Tredici, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, Massachusetts; American tree and shrub catalogues; guidebooks and newsletters from American arboreta; printed plant lists, some annotated by Roy Lancaster; offprint of a published article on Dan Hinkley’s plant collecting, 1999; manuscript notes by Roy Lancaster relating to places visited, and correspondence relating to his tour of the United States, 1999; correspondence with American horticulturists planning private visits to the United Kingdom, or leading garden tours of the United Kingdom; photograph of Peter and Joanna Bristol, 1998