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Frank P. McWhorter Papers, 1942-1961

Frank P. McWhorter.

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MSS McWhorter

The Frank P. McWhorter Papers document McWhorter’s research on plant diseases as a plant pathologist for the Agricultural Experiment Station at Oregon State College.

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1 cubic foot; 1 box


This collection consists of three series: I. Research Notebooks; II. Journals; and III. Other Research Records.

Related Papers

There are several items in the Memorabilia Collection related to Dr. McWhorter, including a news article and several publications written by him. There are related photographs in several collections including Agricultural Experiment Station (P29), Agriculture (P40), Department of Botany and Plant Pathology (P75), and Experiment Station Publications Photographic Collection (P132). In addition, the oversize photograph collection (P176) has one photo listed under Dr. McWhorter's name. The Barometer Index lists Dr. McWhorter's name for January and December 1930, November 1941, February 1943, November 1954, February 1958, and May 1959. Records of the Botany and Plant Pathology Department (RG54) and the Agricultural Experiment Station (RG25) also have related materials.

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