|Description||Main topics: rank to be held as Botanical Adviser to DGRE; appointment as Botanical Adviser to Commission; proposing; interviewing and approving applicants to join horticultural staff; travel arrangements for visits abroad; obituaries.|
|Content Note||Including: Photocopy of minutes of meeting of Prince Wales's National Committee for the Care of Soldiers' Graves; 27 May 1916. Letter to Hill re employment of women gardeners; 10 May 1920. Copies of papers re appointment of Hill and relations between Kew Gardens and DGRE; 23 Aug. 1916 - 21 July 1921; with letter; 2 Aug. 1922.|
|Date||27/5/1916 - 12/11/1941|
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|DS/UK/15||Hill; Sir; Arthur William (1875-1941); botanist||1875-1941|
|DS/UK/61||Windsor [formerly Saxe-Coburg and Gotha]; Edward (1894-1972); King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Empire, Emperor of India, Prince of Wales, Duke of Windsor, Earl of Chester, Duke of Cornwall, Duke of Rothesay, Earl of Carrick, Baron of Renfrew, Lord of the Isles, and Great Steward of Scotland, Duke of Saxony, and Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Grand Master of the Order of St. Michael and St. George; President of the Imperial War Graves Commission||1894-1972|