Fred Lucius Kilborne papers, 1884-1936.
Collection Number: 1806

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Fred Lucius Kilborne papers, 1884-1936.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Collection Number:
1806
Abstract:
Correspondence, reports, photocopies of photographs, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous printed material relating to various aspects of veterinary medicine.
Creator:
Kilborne, Fred Lucius, 1858-1936.
Quanitities:
.4 cubic feet.
Language:
Collection material in English

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Veterinarian. Fred Lucius Kilborne graduated from Cornell with a degree in Agriculture in 1881 and in Veterinary medicine in 1884. He directed the Veterinary Experiment Station in Washington D.C. for nine years before returning to Kelloggsville, N.Y.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence, reports, photocopies of photographs, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous printed material relating to various aspects of veterinary medicine. Includes letters from the editors of the Rural New Yorker concerning specific subject matter and rate of compensation for articles on veterinary medicine; letters commenting favorably on Charles Kendall Adams and Robert Henry Thurston; letters describing living conditions and economic opportunities in El Paso, Texas; papers relating to Kilborne's work testing cattle for the New York State Board of Health Tuberculosis Committee and an account of Kilborne's study of Texas cattle fever, 1933-36.

INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:

Fred Lucius Kilborne. Papers, #1806. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Adams, Charles Kendall, 1835-1902.
Thurston, Robert Henry, 1839-1903.
Places:
El Paso (Tex.) -- Description.
Subjects:
Veterinary medicine -- Texas.
Veterinary medicine -- New York (State)
Tuberculosis in cattle.
Parasitology.

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