Cornell University Department Of Plant Breeding Records, 1906-1970.
Collection Number: 21-28-889
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Department of Plant Breeding records, 1906-1970.
New York State College of Agriculture.Dept. of Plant Breeding.
58.7 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, Photographs, Printed Materials, Reports, Research Materials
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Departmental files include correspondence with officials at the N.Y.S. College of Agriculture and U.S. Department of Agriculture
Collection material in English
Departmental files include correspondence with officials at the N.Y.S. College of Agriculture and U.S. Department of Agriculture, agronomists at universities and experiment stations, county agents, farmers, seed growers, and others concerning departmental administration, plant breeding work done by farmers in cooperation with the department, seed certification and exhibit, extension work, advice to growers, and other matters concerning seed research and testing; reports and data relating to department and other research; and correspondence and reports concerning agricultural assistance work undertaken by the department in the Philippines and consideration of similar work in Thailand and Taiwan. Included is the incoming and outgoing correspondence of Liberty Hyde Bailey, Frank P. Bussell, Rollins A. Emerson, Carl E. Ladd, Robert D. Lewis, Harry H. Love, Albert R. Mann, Clyde H. Myers, William I. Myers, and Roy G. Wiggans.
Also, glass negatives, 1906-ca. 1930, of timothy, corn, and potato field plots. Includes papers of Sanford S. Atwood.
New York State College of Agriculture.
Atwood, Sanford S.
Bailey, L. H.(Liberty Hyde), 1858-1954.
Bussell, Frank P.
Emerson, Rollins A.
Ladd, C. E.(Carl Edwin), 1888-1943.
Lewis, Robert D.
Love, Harry H.(Harry Houser), 1880-1966.
Mann, Albert Russell, 1880-1947.
Murphy, Royse P.(Royse Peak), 1914-
Myers, Clyde Hadley, 1883-1944.
Myers, William Irving, 1891-1976.
Wiggans, Roy G.
New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
United States.Dept. of Agriculture.
Agricultural extension work.
Form and Genre Terms:
Cornell University Department of Plant Breeding records, #21-28-889. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Includes collections #21-28-888, #21-28-1191, #21-28-358, and #21-28-289.
Not all the material in the collection is covered by this guide.