The R.H. Robinson Papers document Robinson's research on insecticides, fungicides, and spray residues conducted as a chemist with the Oregon Agricultural Experiment Station, a position Robinson held from 1911 until his retirement in 1951. The Papers include correspondence, article reprints and publications, research data, reference materials, and publications.
8.8 cubic feet; 9 boxes
Reprints of some of Robinson's publications are available in the Memorabilia Collection (MC-Robinson, R.H.). Extensive documentation of agricultural research activities at Oregon State are available in the Agricultural Experiment Station Records (RG 025). The records of the Agricultural Chemistry (RG 081), Crop and Soil Science (RG 095), Entomology (RG 027), and Horticulture (RG 187) Departments also document research projects pertaining to insecticides, fungicides, and spray residues. Materials pertaining to pesticides are also available in the College of Agricultural Sciences (RG 158), Environmental Health Sciences Center (RG 155), and Extension Service (RG 111) Records. The Archives' collections include the papers of several other Agricultural Chemistry faculty: Joseph S. Butts, J.R. Haag, John R. Schubert, Paul H. Weswig, and James M. Witt.