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Poultry Research Centre Visitors Book, 1947-1964

Identifier: Coll-1057/3/3

Scope and Contents

Contains signatures and addresses from visitors to the Poultry Research Centre, as well as pages dedicated to the attendees of particular events, such as Poultry Research Centre 'Christening Party' (1950). There are signatures by academics from universities and institutions around the world, key figures at the University of Edinburgh such as Edward Appleton and J. Russell Greig, and politicians such as Denzil Freeth, Michael Clark Hutchison and Herbert Morrison.

The volume also contains menu cards for four dinners, including a Royal Society dinner at the Poultry Research Centre (1954) and the 18th Directors' Club dinner (1960).

The book is only partially filled.


  • 1947-1964

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 volume 25.5 x 20cm and 1 envelope

Conditions Governing Access


Biographical / Historical

Greenwood was to act as host and chef at every annual Directors' Club dinner from 1942-1962. The 'Club' represented the annual meeting of the Directors of Scottish Agricultural Research Institutes.


1 volume