John Strander Student Notebooks,1944-1945.

Collection Number: 37-5-4076

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
John Strander student notebooks, 1944-1945.
Collection Number:
37-5-4076
Creator:
Strander, John B.
Quantity:
1 cubic foot.
Forms of Material:
Research materials.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Seven volumes of typed lecture notes, lab exercises, and class handouts related to landscape architecture, horticulture, and agricultural economics.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Cornell University Class of 1947, earning a bachelor's degree in horticulture. Strander was a landscape architect and nurseryman, operating Strander Evergreen Nurseries from 1947 to 1967 in Tukwila, Washington. He was a civic leader in Tukwila, serving as a planning commissioner and later as mayor (1962-1967).

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Seven volumes of typed lecture notes, lab exercises, and class handouts related to landscape architecture, horticulture, and agricultural economics.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Strander, John B.
Cornell University -- Students.
Cornell University. Class of 1947.

Subjects:
Horticulture -- Study and teaching.
Agricultural economics -- Study and teaching.
Landscape architecture -- Study and teaching.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
John Strander Student Notebooks, #37-5-4076. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
General Phytopathology - two volumes - Professor D.S. Welch
Fall 1944-1945
Box 1
Floriculture and Ornamental Horticulture - Professor Dr. Kenneth Post
Fall 1944-1945
Box 1
Agricultural Economics - Professor M.P. Rasmussen
1944-1945
Box 1
Plant Physiology, Propogation, Breeding - Professor D.G. Clark
Spring 1945
Box 1
Edaphology - "The Study of the Soil" - Professor Harry Buckman
Spring 1945
Box 1
Woody Plant Materials - "Taxonomy of Trees and Shrubs" - Professor Ralph Curtis
Spring 1945
Box 1
"Landscape and Planning and Planting for Small Home Properties" by Joseph P. Porter and Robert Reich
1947