Ferry-Morse Seed Co. Records.

UC Davis. Special Collections
UC Davis. Special Collections
University of California, Davis, Department of Special Collections, General Library
100 NW Quad
Davis, California 95616-5292
(530) 752-1621
speccoll@lib.ucdavis.edu
http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/specol/
2014


Descriptive Summary

Title: Ferry-Morse Seed Co. Records.
Dates: 1879-1950
Collection Number: D-114
Creator/Collector: Ferry-Morse Seed Company. D.M. Ferry & Co. C.C. Morse & Co.
Extent: 156.1 linear feet
Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
Davis, California 95616-5292
Abstract: Company ledgers (1879-1946), advertising posters (1890-1918), original art work (1896-1906), photographs, realia, and sales notebooks (1910-1950).
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

Ferry-Morse Seed Co. Records.. UC Davis. Special Collections

Biography/Administrative History

D.M. Ferry Company of Detroit, Michigan, merged with the C.C. Morse Company of San Jose, California, in 1930 to create the Ferry-Morse Seed Company, now headquartered in Modesto, California.

Scope and Content of Collection

Company ledgers (1879-1946), advertising posters (1890-1918), original art work (1896-1906), photographs, realia, and sales notebooks (1910-1950).

Indexing Terms

Commercial art.
Seed industry and trade.

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