Correspondence and papers of Roy Lancaster: folder labelled �Chile 1997�

Scope and Content

Correspondence relating to a garden tour of Chile led by Roy Lancaster, including letters from Roy Lancaster subsequently sent as faxes, Nov 1997. Includes tourist and hotel brochures and letter from Roy to his wife; fax of the tour itinerary, information about the places to be visited and list of tour participants; list of Chilean plants and some plant material; photographic negatives; photocopies of book index of Chilean plant names; copies of newspapers from Punta Arenas, Nov 1997, and Santiago, Dec 1997; copy of travel scholarship proposal for botanic trip to Chile from Michael Pagola, horticultural student at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1996, plus separate photocopy of information about contact names and locations of varieties of Nothofagus in Chile taken from Pagola�s proposal

These papers were originally housed in a single ring binder, discarded, which was repackaged into two folders; a photocopy of the label is with the papers