Turfgrass conferences and events collection
Finding aid prepared by Carlota Ramirez, Student Processing Assistant.
Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.
Title: Turfgrass conferences and events collection
Date (inclusive): 1949-1965, undated
Collection Number: MS 050
0.42 linear feet
Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Abstract: This collection consists of documents, programs, and fliers from conferences and events on turfgrass management held mostly
in California in the 1950s and early 1960s.
Languages: The collection is in English.
This collection is open for research.
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[identification of item], [date if possible]. Turfgrass conferences and events collection (MS 050). Special Collections &
University Archives, University of California, Riverside.
The collection was processed by Carlota Ramirez, Student Processing Assistant, 2017.
Processing of the Turfgrass conferences and events collection was completed by undergraduate students from the University
of California, Riverside, as part of the Special Collections & University Arcives Backlog Processing Project started in 2015.
This project was funded by the UCR Library and administered by Jessica Geiser, Collections Management Librarian.
Collection Scope and Contents
This collection consists of documents, pamphlets, correspondence, and flyers related to conferences and events held mostly
in California during the 1950s and 1960s, focusing on turfgrass management and research. Materials in the collection also
include brochures and photographs from the Southern California Turfgrass Institute.
Materials in the collection are arranged topically.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the
library's online public access catalog.
Genres and Forms of Materials
Box 1, Folder 1
Box 1, Folder 2
Turfgrass Nurserymen's Institute
Box 1, Folder 3
Box 1, Folder 4
Turfgrass Field Day
Box 1, Folder 5
Turfgrass short courses
Box 1, Folder 6
Turfgrass conferences correspondence
Box 1, Folder 7
Southern California Institute members photographs