Lewis Knudson Papers,1938-1946

Collection Number: 21-17-1778

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Lewis Knudson papers, 1938-1946.
Collection Number:
21-17-1778
Creator:
Lewis Knudson, 1884-1958.
Quantity:
.3 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Articles and notes.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Articles and notes concerning plants as a source of rubber, including guayule and kok-saghyz; papers pertaining to the Ninth Annual Chemurgie Conference. Also, photocopy of bound manuscript containing "A Brief History of the Department of Botany" by Lewis Knudson, October 15, 1938, and menu and guest list from Botany Department dinner, 1938.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Plant physiologist; professor of botany, Cornell University.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Articles and notes concerning plants as a source of rubber, including guayule and kok-saghyz; papers pertaining to the Ninth Annual Chemurgie Conference. Also, photocopy of bound manuscript containing "A Brief History of the Department of Botany" by Lewis Knudson, October 15, 1938, and menu and guest list from Botany Department dinner, 1938.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Knudson, Lewis, 1884-1958.
Cornell University--Faculty.
New York State College of Agriculture. Dept. of Botany.

Subjects:
Rubber.
Guayule.
Kok-saghyz.
Rubber plants.
College teachers.
Plant physiologists.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Lewis Knudson papers, #21-17-1778. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Box 1 Folder 1
Rubber
Box 1 Folder 2
Kok-Saghyz - Articles and reprints
Box 1 Folder 3
Kok-Saghyz - Translations of articles
Box 1 Folder 4
Kok-Saghyz - USDA publications
Box 1 Folder 5
Kok-Saghyz
Box 1 Folder 6
Cryptostegia
Box 1 Folder 7
Guayule
Box 1 Folder 8
Other plants
Box 1 Folder 9
Rubber-bearing plants
Box 1 Folder 10
Rubber from Canadian grown plants
Box 1 Folder 11
Ninth Annual Chemurgic Conference Papers, 1943
Box 1 Folder 12
Photocopy of bound manuscript containing "A Brief History of the Department of Botany" by Lewis Knudson, Oct. 15, 1938; menu and guest list from a Botany Department dinner, 1938