Fred Wallace Card papers, 1890-1902.


Fred Wallace Card papers, 1890-1902.

Diary (and microfilm copy) describing studies, teaching, and research at Cornell, his later posts at University of Nebraska and its Experiment Station, at Rhode Island College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, and about his book; also includes several pages of cash accounts, two letters from Liberty Hyde Bailey, and a photograph of Card.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7910353

Cornell University Library

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