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April 2020

James Sutherland (c 1639-1719): Botanist, Antiquary & Numismatist

April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Lecture by Robert Betteridge (NLS), Nick Holmes (NMS) and Lorna Mitchell (RBGS) Thursday 30 April 2020 at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Following his appointment as “Intendant” of the Physic Garden by the founders Robert Sibbald and Andrew Balfour James Sutherland went on to obtain a Regius Professorship of Botany and appointment to the position of King’s Botanist. In this talk we will learn more about the man behind the Garden that was to become the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and…

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