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Agronomy and Range Science (Department of) Records
AR-053  
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Description
Minutes, memoranda, reports, correspondence, budgets, and photographs related to the departments's courses, research, and operations of the Department of Agronomy and Range Science.
Background
The Department of Agronomy and Range Science began in 1904 as the Division of Experimental Agronomy in the College of Agriculture of the University of California, Berkeley. In 1906, the division was largely moved to the University Farm at Davis, which was better suited to researching agricultural practices of the Central Valley. The two-year non-degree program included practical work in agronomy and experiment station research focused on developing improved cereal and range crop varieties.
Extent
31 linear feet
Restrictions
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.
Availability
Collection is open for research.