Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Pacific Northwest Seed and Nursery Catalog Collection, 1992-2009

Trial comparing Idaho, Oregon and Montana seeds, 1920.

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MSS PNWSeedCat

The Pacific Northwest Seed and Nursery Catalog Collection consists of catalogs published by nurseries and seed companies, primarily in Oregon and Washington.

FEATURED

A Short History of the Seed and Nursery Catalogue in Europe and the U.S.
A Short History of the Seed and Nursery Catalogue in Europe and the U.S.
A lavishly illustrated history of European and U.S. seed and nursery trade catalogues featuring items from the collection.

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Scope and Content Note

Quantity

0.8 cubic foot; 1 box

Arrangement

The catalogs are arranged alphabetically by company.

Related Papers

The Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues collection consists of nearly 1,700 catalogs, for the time period 1832-1966, that are national and international in scope. The Horticulture Department Records (RG 187) include extensive materials pertaining to research and extension programs for vegetable crops, fruits and nuts, nurseries, and ornamental plants. The Archives collections include the papers of several Horticulture Department faculty, including James R. Baggett

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