This collection contains records and
research on the date palm industry and date palm farming throughout the 20th century,
including photographs of date palm farms, brochures, and newspaper clippings. Additionally,
the collection contains photographs, programs, correspondence, and pamphlets pertaining to
the United States Department of Agriculture Date Station, and items from date palm
researchers Walter T. Swingle, and Roy W. Nixon.
5.75 linear feet
(5 boxes, 1 flat folder)
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and/or commercial use, of some materials may be restricted by gift or purchase agreements,
donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing agreement(s), and/or trademark
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by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. To the extent other
restrictions apply, permission for distribution or reproduction from the applicable rights
holder is also required. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests
exclusively with the user.
The collection is open for research.