Departmental Subject File, 1924-77 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/6/2
Acquired: 9/15/64; 4/20/76; 8/18/82
Volume: 38.6 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||1-42|
Description: Departmental Subject File including correspondence, memoranda, committee and research reports, published bulletins, charts, agricultural periodicals, programs and lists relating to corn; soybeans; wheat; grass; hemp; alfalfa; oats; clover; bromegrass; fertilizers; soil; conservation; soil testing, analysis and surveys; cooperative research projects with the U.S. Department of Agriculture; North Central Regional Cooperative Research projects; advisory committees of the Illinois Crop Improvement Associating and the use of the products and agricultural supply and processing companies; outlines for summer short courses on soil testing and fertility; surveys and questionnaires from students and staff. Includes correspondence of professors William L. Burlison, Benjamin Koehler, John C. Hackleman, George H. Dungan and other department and extension staff members with deans, farm advisors, extension service men in other states, representatives of agriculture, crop and soil improvement associations and commercial manufacturers and producers. The greater part of correspondence is subsequent to 1938.