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Nicholson [née Weeks], (Lorna) Rosemary (1919–2004), garden historian and museum founder

Francesca Greenoak.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Art; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 1181 words.

Nicholson [née Weeks], (Lorna) Rosemary (1919–2004), garden historian and museum founder, was born on 3 July 1919 at 17 Alexander Road, Southport, Lancashire, the youngest of the five...

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Parkinson, James (bap. 1730, d. 1813), land agent and museum proprietor

H. S. Torrens.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Art; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1536 words.

Parkinson, James (bap. 1730, d. 1813), land agent and museum proprietor, was born in Shrewsbury, where he was baptized at St Mary's Church on 28 February 1730, the son of James Parkinson...

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Thorold, Sir John, ninth baronet (1734–1815), landowner and book collector

Mark Purcell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; History; History of Agriculture; Agriculture and Farming. 715 words.

Thorold, Sir John, ninth baronet (1734–1815), landowner and book collector, was born on 18 December 1734, the eldest son of Sir John Thorold, eighth baronet (1703–1775), landowner and...

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