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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Lyman J. Briggs papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.137
Scope and Contents

The Lyman Briggs collection contains publications, correspondence, and articles written by Lyman Briggs. Also included is memorabilia including identification cards and passes, invitations, and Michigan State University memorabilia.

Dates: 1882-1979, Undated

Ruel N. Wright papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.196
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a bound, typed, thesis called "The Apple and Its Culture." The thesis covers the history and botany of the apple, location and planting of an orchard, propagation, pruning, cultivation, spraying, diseases, insects, picking, packing, storing, marketing, and varieties. The volume contains a bibliography of the sources Wright used and many pasted pictures and illustrations.

Dates: 1920

Student Horticulture Assocation records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.3.7
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a program from the Ninth Annual Fruit and Flower Show, announcements for the Annual Spring Show and printouts from the Club's website regarding the history of the club and officers for the 2008-2009, meeting and announcements for 2020-2023, The collection also includes photographs and scrapbooks highlighting the groups events for 1980-2014.

Dates: 1914, 1980-2023; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2023

William B. Drew papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.135
Scope and Contents The William B. Drew collection consists of materials from Drew’s Cinchona mission in Ecuador, reports about the effects of herbicide in South Vietnam, reports about swidden (slash and burn) to forest in Thailand, and the essay “History of the Botany and Plant Pathology Department from 1945-1973.” In this essay Drew writes about his time as a professor and head of the department and describes events in the department as well as faculty members. The collection also includes MSU...
Dates: 1943 - 2005

William James Beal papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.4
Scope and Contents The William J. Beal papers consist of correspondence, publications, and materials relating to his work as a student at Harvard University. The material from Beal's years at Harvard includes course notes on anatomy, geology and ornithology as well as a detailed journal which Beal wrote in 1862. This journal includes comments on individuals as well as events of the period.The correspondence is not extensive but contains several letters from Asa Gray as well as a typescript copy...
Dates: 1859 - 1940

Young Family UA 16.34

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Serial-00763