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Wittwer, S. H. (Sylvan Harold), 1917-2012



  • Existence: 1917-01-17 - 2012-01-20

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Frank G. Dennis papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.265
Scope and Contents The Frank G. Dennis papers consist of articles and biographical information about, and awards given to Frank G. Dennis, Stanley Johnston, and Sylvan Wittwer who were members of the Horticulture Department at Michigan State University (MSU). There is also information regarding the history of horticulture at MSU. Records include materials about Sylvan Wittwer used by Dennis to write his book and a copy of the poem “Ode to Cyclone” written by Dennis. The collection also includes a number of...
Dates: 1957 - 2008

Renewable Harvests, 1976

 Item — Reel UA-F002453
Scope and Contents

This program takes a look at past and present research carried out by the eight agricultural experiment stations run by Michigan State University. The film examines such topics as research in human ecology, mechanization of farms, and health studies.

Dates: 1976

Sylvan H. Wittwer papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.154
Scope and Contents The collection contains articles written by Sylvan Wittwer including "Effective Management of Human and Physical Resources for International Agricultural Research," "Improving Storage Qualities of Crops by Treatment with Maleic Hydrazide," "Plasticulture," "Protected Cultivation of Horticulture Crops Worldwide," and "The Greenhouse Effect." Also included is a letter from Hubert H. Humphrey thanking Wittwer for his service on the Office of Technology Assessment's advisory panel on basic...
Dates: 1976 - 1995