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Item BUE - E.M. Buchanan Burma sketchbook
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GB235 BUE

Title

E.M. Buchanan Burma sketchbook

Date(s)

  • c.1912 (Creation)

Level of description

Item

Extent and medium

1 folder, 1cm

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Name of creator

Buchanan, E.M.

Biographical history

Archival history

notebook was handed to Paddy Woods in the 1950s by Ewan Grant, saying it was by an uncle who was a forester in Burma. Paddy's wife Jennifer handed book into RBGE Archives in 2015. E.M. Buchanan's name is inside the front cover of book - he was the Extra Deputy Conservator of Forests in Burma in 1912.

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Scope and content

1 sketchbook showing scenes of life in Burma (plus one sketch of Loch Eck)

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open

Conditions governing reproduction

permission required from RBGE

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

damaged spine, surface dirt

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Description identifier

BUE

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Minimal

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Archivist's note

description compiled by L.P.

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