The Joseph S. Butts Papers consist of research data, laboratory notebooks, and reprints of scientific publications documenting the biochemistry and agricultural chemistry research of Butts as a graduate student and professor at the University of Southern California in the 1930s and as a faculty member at Oregon State College. Butts was a faculty member at Oregon State from 1939 until his death in 1961.
1.2 cubic feet, including 3 photographs; 2 boxes
Extensive documentation of agricultural chemistry research programs at Oregon State is available in the Agricultural Experiment Station (RG 025) and the Agricultural Chemistry Department (RG 081) Records. The Archives' holdings also include the papers of several other agricultural chemists, including J.R. Haag, R.H. Robinson, and Paul Weswig. The Science Research Institute Records (RG 014) document biochemistry research programs at Oregon State.