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Allard (Robert W.) Papers
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: University of California, Davis Library, Dept. of Special Collections
    Title: Robert W. Allard Papers
    Creator: Allard, R. W. (Robert Wayne), 1919-2003
    Identifier/Call Number: D-632
    Physical Description: 2 linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1932-1999
    Abstract: Papers related to Robert W. Allard's life and career in plant breeding and plant population genetics at UC Davis.
    Physical Location: Researchers should contact Archives and Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.


    Robert W. Allard was a professor of Applied Genetics at UC Davis from 1946-1986. He is the author of Principles of Plant Breeding (1960), a foundational text in the study and practice of plant breeding.

    Scope and Contents

    Papers related to Robert W. Allard's life and career in plant breeding and plant population genetics at UC Davis.


    Collection is open for research.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Liz Phillips with help from student assistant Aditi Sinha.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Susan Allard, 2018.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Robert W. Allard Papers, D-632, Archives and Special Collections, UC Davis Library, University of California, Davis.

    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Plant breeding
    Plant genetics
    Allard, R. W. (Robert Wayne), 1919-2003 -- Archives
    University of California, Davis -- Faculty -- Archives