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Woodrow Wilson McPherson Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: Ms Coll. 077

Scope and Content

Draft of a history of the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and its predecessors written by McPherson. The manuscript is also a history of the major developments in Florida agriculture covering the years 1880-1984. An outline of the manuscript is located in the first folder. Part of the section in Chapter 9 on citrus is missing as is Section Q of Chapter 5.

Dates

  • circa 1984

Creator

Access

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Biographical/Historical Note

Professor of Food and Resource Economics.

Extent

1 Linear feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Unpublished history of the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS), the Florida Agricultural Experiment Station, the Florida Cooperative Extension Service, and Florida agriculture.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building

Title
A Guide to the Woodrow Wilson McPherson Manuscript
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff
Date
March 2005
Description rules
Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755