Knowles A. Ryerson. Papers.

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UC Davis. Special Collections
University of California, Davis, Department of Special Collections, General Library
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Davis, California 95616-5292
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2014


Descriptive Summary

Title: Knowles A. Ryerson. Papers.
Dates: 1914-1979
Collection Number: D-011
Creator/Collector: Ryerson, Knowles Augustus, 1892-1990.
Extent: 72.4 linear feet
Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
Davis, California 95616-5292
Abstract: Correspondence and minutes from various commissions, including the National Arboretum and the South Pacific Commission; subject files related to subtropical horticulture and international agriculture; correspondence to academic colleagues and friends.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

Knowles A. Ryerson. Papers.. UC Davis. Special Collections

Biography/Administrative History

M.S., Horticulture, University of California, Berkeley (1923); Agricultural Extension Agent specializing in subtropical horticulture, at University of California, Berkeley and Davis; Researcher, USDA and Bureau of Plant Industry; Assistant Dean, College of Agriculture, University of California, Davis (1937-1952).

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence and minutes from various commissions, including the National Arboretum and the South Pacific Commission; subject files related to subtropical horticulture and international agriculture; correspondence to academic colleagues and friends.

Indexing Terms

University of California, Davis -- Faculty -- Archives
University of California (1868-1952). College of Agriculture
South Pacific Commission
National Arboretum (U.S.)
Agricultural education -- California -- History
Horticulture

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