University of Arizona

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are now welcome to visit Special Collections without an appointment from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. 

Special Collections will close at 12 pm on Monday, December 5th for the event Satellites: bringing an astronomy archive to the stage.

Agriculture

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  1. James W. Toumey agricultural correspondence

    Correspondence, from the 1890s, mostly with colleagues from other colleges and universities and state agricultural agencies concerning plants both sharing plants and issues with plants. Included materials: Manuscripts Subject Area: Agriculture Arizona ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2018-11-20 13:23

  2. Howard Scott Gentry papers

    Howard Scott Gentry was an American botanist who is especially known for his expertise on the agave plant. Over the course of his work, Gentry introduced 15,000 plants into the United States for study, with his most notable contributions consisting of the ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2019-02-15 11:27

  3. Manuscripts of Joseph Wood Krutch

    Typescripts, some with holograph corrections, of published manuscripts for The Desert Year, 1952, Voice of the Desert: A Naturalist's Interpretation, 1955, The Great Chain of Life, 1957, Grand Canyon: Today and All Its Yesterdays, 1958, The Forgotten ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-26 15:44

  4. John R. Reeder and Charlotte Goodding Reeder papers

    John Raymond Reeder and Charlotte Goodding Reeder were American agrostologists known for their expertise regarding grasses found in the western and southwestern United States and northern and central Mexico. They discovered and named several new species ...

    mnboyer - 2021-05-05 12:35

  5. Willis A. Tingey Papers

    The collection contains mainly documents related to land management, area development and irrigation on the Navajo and Hopi Indian reservations of Arizona and New Mexico. Reservations in Arizona and New Mexico. The documents were created by Willis A. ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-07 09:46

  6. Correspondence Regarding Sulphur Smoke Injury to Crops in the Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise County, Arizona

    This collection contains correspondence primarily between R. B. Streets and J. G. Brown, plant pathologists at the University of Arizona, and Wyatt W. Jones employed by Phelps Dodge Corporation, Copper Queen Branch, Douglas, AZ. Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-07 11:24

  7. Thomas W. Barrett papers

    Thomas W. Barrett was born September 6, 1917 on a fruit farm in Orem, Utah. While growing up on the family farm, Barrett became interested in crops, soils, and would later find a passion for agronomy (the science of soil management and crop production). ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:38

  8. Homer Leroy Shantz Papers

    Field notebooks, reprint articles, speeches, survey abstracts, photographs, diaries, and correspondence pertaining to Shantz's interests in worldwide agriculture and botany. Shantz's various trips to Africa resulted in extensive field notes, ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-01 12:54

  9. Paul S. Martin Papers

    This collection consists of professional correspondence, research files and publication files of paleoecologist and geoscientist Dr. Paul S. Martin, Emeritus Professor of Geosciences at the University of Arizona. Collection also includes material relating ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-01 13:04

  10. Ecology

    Walter Penn Taylor (1888-1972) was a senior biologist for the United States Department of Agriculture. Homer LeRoy Shantz (1876-1958) was a botanist, Chief of Division of Wildlife Management, Forest Service, United States Department of Agriculture, and ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-01 13:24

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