Hoticulture Experiment Records, 1888-1893, 1897-1914 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/12/6
Volume: 5.6 cubic feet
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Description: Experiment Records, descriptive reports, correspondence, notes, maps, statistical tables and publications for experiment undertaken by the department at the Experiment Station and in field work at Flora, Griggsville, Neoga, Olney and Vienna concerning pomology, olericulture, floriculture, marketing, landscape gardening, orchard inspection trips, plant diseases and insects, spraying, fertilizers, greenhouse, fruit storage, libraries, departmental equipment inventories (1900-1914) and related topics.ÃÂ The principal writers of reports include Ira D. Allison, Alvin C. Beal, Joseph C. Blair, Ralph W. Braucher, Vinton A. Clark, William A. Etherton, Ralph B. Howe, John W. Lloyd, Bethel S. Pickett and James R. Shinn.