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Payne (Theodore) papers
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Description
Theodore Payne was a horticulturalist, nurseryman, and expert on California native plants. Materials in the Theodore Payne papers include personal and business records, records pertaining to his professional interests and activities, photographic material, publications on horticulture and gardening, landscaping records, Payne's writings and speeches, herbarium specimens, and artifacts.
Background
Theodore Payne (1872-1963) was a horticulturalist, nurseryman, and expert on California native plants. He was born in 1872 in Church Brampton, Northamptonshire, England. He moved to California in 1893 and owned and operated a nursery in Los Angeles from 1903 through 1960.
Extent
58.75 Linear Feet (62 boxes, 2 cartons, 19 flat boxes, 21 shoe boxes)
Restrictions
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