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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. Augusto Ortiz Papers

    Dr. Augusto Ortiz lived and worked in Arizona most of his professional life from 1953 until his death in 2006. Throughout his career as a family practitioner and educator he worked to bring health care to the poor and underserved. In his earlier years he ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2019-07-30 16:37

  3. Visible and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (VIMS) Cassini Orbiter Instrument records

    The Visible and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (VIMS) was an instrument on the Cassini-Huygens space research mission, which has shared the wonders of Saturn and its family of icy moons for nearly 20 years. VIMS collected both light that is visible to ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2020-12-14 09:55

  4. Arizona Health Sciences Library Frankenstein Exhibition records

    Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature: A Traveling Exhibition to America's Libraries was an exhibit developed by the U.S. National Library of Medicine in collaboration with the American Library Association. It was made possible by major ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2020-12-18 11:07

  5. 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

  6. Burr-Brown Corporation Records

    The Burr-Brown Corporation records contain the business records of the company and the professional papers of founder Thomas R. Brown, Jr. The Burr-Brown Corporation, founded in Tucson, Arizona in 1956, designed, manufactured, and marketed a broad line of ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2018-05-01 10:29

  7. Louis J. Battan papers

    Well-known for research on radar meteorology and cloud physics, Dr. Battan was a scientist who worked for the U.S. Air Force in World War Two, the Weather Bureau at the University of Chicago, and finally as a professor and head of the Department of ...

    mnboyer - 2019-12-10 13:28

  8. 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