Dept. Of Floriculture Records,1905-1940

Collection Number: 21-25-137

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Dept. of Floriculture records, 1905-1940.
Collection Number:
21-25-137
Creator:
New York State College of Agriculture. Dept. of Floriculture.
Quantity:
10 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, financial records, photographs, course materials, departmental files, and other papers.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, 1907-1914, of the Dept. of Rural Art, largely that of E. Gorton Davis; correspondence, 1915-1917, of the Dept. of Landscape Art; also correspondence relating to extension, the development and growth of plants, landscaping and city planning, departmental budgets, allotments, and University regulations; departmental photographs and photographs of orchid studies; correspondence of E.A. White (personal and orchid studies); personal and lecture materials of L.H. MacDaniels; and departmental files, mostly relating to pomology.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence, 1907-1914, of the Dept. of Rural Art, largely that of E. Gorton Davis; correspondence, 1915-1917, of the Dept. of Landscape Art; also correspondence relating to extension, the development and growth of plants, landscaping and city planning, departmental budgets, allotments, and University regulations; departmental photographs and photographs of orchid studies; correspondence of E.A. White (personal and orchid studies); personal and lecture materials of L.H. MacDaniels; and departmental files, mostly relating to pomology. Correspondents include Bristow Adams, L.H. Bailey, Cornelius Betten, G.E. Burnap, E.O. Fippen, Bryant Fleming, Beverley Galloway, Carl Ladd, J. Horace McFarland, James E. Rice, Paul Stark, W.A. Stocking, A.D. Taylor, Helen Van Keulen, Martha Van Rensselaer, Booker T. Washington, and H.H. Whetzel.
SUBJECTS

Names:
New York State College of Agriculture.
Adams, Bristow, 1875-1957.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Dept. of Floriculture records, #21-25-137. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
Department of Rural Art, correspondence
1907-1910
Box 2
Department of Rural Art, correspondence
1912-1913
Box 3
Department of Rural Art, correspondence
1912-1913
Box 4
Department of Rural Art, correspondence, A-K
1914
Box 5
Department of Rural Art, correspondence, L-Z and miscellaneous Departments
1914
Box 6
Department of Landscape Art
1915
Box 7
Department of Landscape Art, misc.
1915
Box 8
Department of Landscape Art, misc.
1916
Box 9
Department of Landscape Art, misc.
1916
Box 10
Department of Landscape Art, misc.
1917
Box 11
Department of Landscape Art, misc.
1917
Box 12
Department of Landscape Art, Extension
1914-1915
Box 13
Department of Landscape Art, Extension
1916-1917
Box 14
Department of Landscape Art, students
1914-1917
Box 15
L.H. MacDaniels personal and lecture
1916-1917
One folder personal material, several folders mimeographed lectures and lab notes for Botany and Plant Physiology courses, grading system, exams, botanical data
Box 16
Photographs: orchid studies (E.A. White); misc. Departmental
Box 17
E.A. White files, orchid studies and personal
1932-1942
Box 18
L.H. MacDaniels files
1918-1926
Box 19
L.H. MacDaniels files
1926-1929?
Box 20
L.H. MacDaniels files
1929-1939
Box 21
L.H. MacDaniels files
Box 22
L.H. MacDaniels files
1939-1940