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  1. James Rodney Hastings papers

    James Rodney Hastings, often called Rod or Rodney, was a meteorologist that studied the effects of rainfall on plant growth in arid regions. He attended Kenyon College, the University of Chicago, and then the University of Arizona, where he graduated with ...

    mnboyer - 2020-12-18 11:23

  2. 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

  3. Melvin Hecht papers

    Melvin Hecht (1926-1985) received his Ph.D in geography from the University of Kansas before joining the faculty at the University of Arizona in 1956. As the first trained geographer in the faculty, Hecht taught in the Department of Geography and Regional ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:38

  4. 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