Records, 1958-1982.


Records, 1958-1982.

Records consist of council and other meeting minutes, correspondence of officers, annual meeting files, membership lists, financial statements and reports, files on the nomination and selection of officers, and correspondence related to the Society's journal, ECONOMIC BOTANY. Correspondence of founders predating the official organization of the Society in 1959 is included. Individuals substantially represented in the records include Quentin Jones, Llewelyn Williams, John H. Beaman, Charles B. Heiser, C. Earl Smith, and Harry H.S. Fong.

7.5 linear ft.

Related Entities

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Society for Economic Botany (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Society founded in 1959. From the description of Records, 1958-1982. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155462220 ...

Fong, Harry Hong Sang, 1935- (person)

Jones, Quentin Gad (person)

Williams, Llewelyn, 1901-1980 (person)

Llewelyn Williams (1901-1980) was an economic botanist who specialized in the study of tropical American woods, rainforest products and latex producing plants. From 1926 to 1952, he served as Curator of Economic Botany at the Field Museum in Chicago. From the description of Llewelyn Williams papers 1901-1980. (New York Botanical Garden). WorldCat record id: 47066145 ...

Beaman, John H. (person)

Smith, C. Earle (Claude Earle), 1922-1987 (person)

Heiser, Charles B. (Charles Bixler), 1920- (person)