Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Joseph F. Williamson Papers
D-443  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (52.41 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
 
Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Joseph F. Williamson Papers
    Dates: 1951-1999
    Collection Number: D-443
    Creator/Collector: Williamson, Joseph F.
    Extent: 8 linear feet
    Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Abstract: Manuscripts of Williamson’s writings and speeches, research files, and correspondence relating to his career at Sunset. Also included are editions of the Sunset Western Garden Book.
    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

    Joseph F. Williamson Papers. UC Davis. Special Collections

    Biography/Administrative History

    Williamson worked at Sunset magazine for more than forty years and held the positions of garden editor from 1961 to 1982 and managing editor from 1982 to 1990. He edited the magazine’s 1967 Western Garden Book.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Manuscripts of Williamson’s writings and speeches, research files, and correspondence relating to his career at Sunset. Also included are editions of the Sunset Western Garden Book.

    Indexing Terms

    Gardening -- West (U.S.)

    Additional collection guides