Guide to the Curtis Alley Plant Physiology Lab Book MC268

Liz Phillips
University of California, Davis General Library, Dept. of Special Collections
2015
1st Floor, Shields Library, University of California
100 North West Quad
Davis, CA 95616-5292
speccoll@ucdavis.edu
URL: http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/dept/specol/


Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: University of California, Davis General Library, Dept. of Special Collections
Title: Curtis Alley Plant Physiology Lab Book
Creator: Alley, C. J. (Curtis John) (1918-1984)
Identifier/Call Number: MC268
Physical Description: 1 volume
Date (inclusive): 1941
Abstract: The collection includes UC Davis viticulture specialist Curtis Alley's copy of "Laboratory Plant Physiology" by Bernard Meyer and Donald Anderson with extensive drawings, notes, and problem solutions by Alley.
Physical Location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.

Biography

Curtis J. Alley was lecturer and specialist in the Department of Viticulture and Enology. He wrote extensively for agricultural and wine industry publications relating to his findings in the propagation of rootstocks, grafting, and the development of virus-free grape varieties which could be grown successfully in various regions of California. He served in the US Army Air Corps in World War II, was a member of the American Society of Enologists, and the International Plant Propagators Society. Dr. Alley passed away in 1984; upon his death, his family requested that a scholarship be set up in his memory.
Source: http://wineserver.ucdavis.edu/giving/scholarships.html?id=498 . Accessed 10 November 2015.

Scope and Contents

The collection includes UC Davis viticulture specialist Curtis Alley's copy of "Laboratory Plant Physiology" by Bernard Meyer and Donald Anderson with extensive drawings, notes, and problem solutions by Alley.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Curtis Alley Plant Physiology Lab Book, MC268, Department of Special Collections, University 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

Alley, C. J. (Curtis John) (1918-1984)