Undated drawings and descriptions of Tasmanian orchids. Ink drawings with a typed description of plant and where specimen found, including: Caladenia Atkinsonia Rodway, Praesophyllum odoratum Rogers, Pterodtylus pedoglossa, Calochilus paludosus, Microtii atrata Lindl., etc. Also list of Tasmanian endemic plants and 1 dried plant from Mount Wellington.
Correspondence from James Hamlyn Willis of Melbourne Botanic Gardens dated 1920s, 1947 -1953, 1965. Notes, list of Flinders Island flora Dec. 1924, letters (1947 -1953). Also letters to Miss Atkinson 1965 thanking her for biographical information on her father and grandfather.
Journal articles and off-prints sent to Atkinson including: • W.H. Nicholls, articles in Victorian Naturalist etc.1925-1940; • H.M.R. Rupp, articles in Australian Naturalist and other journals 1926-1945; • G. Weindorfer: "Two botanists in the Cradle Mountains Tasmania, Victorian Naturalist 1912; • R.S. Rogers, VictNat. 1918, 1924, "South Australian Orchids" from J.M. Black Flora of South Australia 1922; • N.A. Wakefield 1941; • Edwin Cheel, Roy.Soc. NSW 1929; • Mrs Edith Coleman, VictNat. 1928; • D. Martin, J. Roy. Hist. Soc. 1950; • Winifred M. Curtis, "A census of the orchids of Tasmania" P & P Roy Soc. Tas 1953;