Pomology and Breeding Reseach Photographs, 1903-1915 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/12/15
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
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Description: Pomology and Breeding Research Photographs including 1069 prints of fruits and sweet pea experiments for apples - showing affects of cold storage, pruning, grafting, insect pests, size of fruit, young trees, experiments with the use of sprays and genetic crosses; sweet peas - showing stem, flower and pod development resulting from crosses; melons - showing size of fruit; strawberries - showing types of plants, planted fields and flowers; and peaches - showing affects of crosses, pruning, grafting and spraying, size of fruit. The Series also includes several photographs of grapes and drawings of plant parts.