Correspondence and papers of Roy Lancaster: folder labelled �China 84 Changbai Shan�

Scope and Content

Correspondence, including photographs and negatives, relating to a Raoul Moxley Botanical tour of Changbai Shan [Changbaishan] mountain reserve in Jilin province, China, led by Roy Lancaster, Jun-Jul 1984. Includes correspondence relating to the tour and to plant material collected, with botanists and plant collectors including A.J. Richards [John Richards], University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 1984, Brian Halliwell, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Philippe de Spoelberch, Wespelaar Arboretum, Belgium, 1984-1985, Andrew Lauwener, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, 1984, Franklin Perring, Royal Society for Nature Conservation, Lincoln, 1984, Graham Stuart Thomas, 1987, Bob Baxter of MET Studio, London, relating to a planting scheme for a museum diorama illustrating woodland in north eastern China, Jan 1992

Includes Roy Lancaster�s manuscript notes relating to plants seen and to the tour, papers relating to tour arrangements and travelling to China, including itinerary and suggested reading list, typescript lists of plants seen on the tour and of plants and seed collected, a typescript report on the Changbai Shan reserve, Jun 1982, the Raoul Moxley Travel China tours brochure, 1984, and two published tour reports, one in �The Herbal Review�, autumn 1984, and one by Roy Lancaster in �Pacific Horticulture�, winter 1985, a �Botanical Report� of the tour, unattributed and undated, and inventory of plant material collected by the North America-China Plant Exploration Consortium (NACPEC) expedition to Changbaishan, organised by the Arnold Arboretum, Massachusetts, United States of America, 1997