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  1. Records of the Desert Botanical Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution

    This collection contains chiefly correspondence, along with reports, minutes of meetings, and financial records related to the establishment, development, and operation of the Desert Laboratory and Coastal Laboratory under directors Daniel T. MacDougal ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-21 09:11

  2. University of Arizona Agricultural Experiment Station Records

    This collection includes correspondence, financial records, and related materials concerning the establishment of the Station and its branches, its staff, equipment, operation, publications, early experiments particularly with canaigre, sugar beets, and ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-14 14:47

  3. University of Arizona Agricultural Experiment Station records

    This collection includes financial and agricultural records, workbooks detailing research and experiments, and miscellaneous related items. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 15:23

  4. Emile Cyrus Houle Collection

    This collection is comprised of photo albums, scrapbooks, loose photographs, and printed materials documenting the life and travels of Emile Cyrus Houle. The bulk of the material relates to his medical career as a surgeon for the S. P. de Mexico Railroad ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:02

  5. Michael J. Drake Papers

    This collection is comprised of the professional papers of Michael J. Drake.  The bulk of the material relates to his career as a researcher and professor in geochemistry, planetary sciences, and meteoritics at the University of Arizona.  The majority of ...

    trentp - 2014-05-20 13:06

  6. Paul Bigelow Sears Collection

    The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, grant proposals, reports, photographs, subject files, field notes, pollen samples and data relating to desert ecology which document Paul Sear's career as a botanist, ecologist and educator. The ...

    trentp - 2015-07-29 15:49

  7. Maps of Farms of the Sulphur Springs Valley, Arizona

    Plant disease survey of irrigated farms, conducted by the Plant Pathology Department of The University of Arizona College of Agriculture. Collection contains colored original maps with some accompanying text. Included materials: Maps Manuscript Subject ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-20 08:50

  8. Arizona's Desert as a Health Resort

    Typescript (original) of report on the health effects of the Arizona climate. Includes a listing of health resources in southern Arizona. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: History of Science Environment Collection Area: University of Arizona ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 11:20

  9. James Cameron Clark Correspondence

    Correspondence and reports relating to equipment, operation and quarters of the Dept. of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Arizona. Includes correspondence regarding a trip to Boulder Dam, 1936, with a group of electrical ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 11:29

  10. The Desert Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution of Washington: History and Achievements

    William Grovenor McGinnies was an arid lands ecologist, educator; University of Arizona Assistant Professor, 1927-1929, Associate Professor, 1930-1932, Acting Head of the Botany Department, 1932-1935, Director of Lab Tree Research, 1960-1964, Director of ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 12:01

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