Folder labelled ‘USA Correspondence 1979-1988’

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Roy Lancaster with horticultural contacts and arboricultural specialists in the United States of America, mostly 1979-1988. Includes exchanges of correspondence with staff at the United States National Arboretum, Washington DC, and the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, Massachusetts; with American botanists visiting the Hillier Arboretum, and with those looking for employment; with Theophrastus, American book publisher; plans for a proposed lecture tour of the Eastern States; poem by Roy Lancaster, May 1975; letters enclosing plant lists from arboreta, gardens and nurseries in the USA