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Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues Collection, 1832-1999

Catalogue Information

Subject Terms

The following Library of Congress Authorities headings and local authorities headings suggest topics, individuals or organizations interspersed through the collection.

Personal Names

  • Barr, Peter, 1825-1909.
  • Bowditch, Azell
  • Bridgeman, Thomas, d. 1850
  • Buist, Robert, 1805-1880
  • Bunyard, Edward A. (Edward Ashdown)
  • Childs, John Lewis, d 1921
  • Elliott, Clarence.
  • Farrer, Reginald John, 1880-1920
  • Furber, Robert, fl. 1724-1732.
  • Gregory, James J. H.
  • Hovey, Charles Mason, 1810-1887.
  • Livingston, A. W. (Alexander W.), 1822-1898
  • M'Mahon, Bernard, 1775?-1816
  • Rawson, W. W.
  • Rivers, Thomas, 1798-1877
  • Thorburn, Grant, 1773-1863
  • Vick, James, 1818-1882

Organizational Names

  • Allwood Bros.
  • Clarke Brothers Roses
  • George Bunyard & Co., ltd.
  • James Veitch & Sons
  • Kensington Nursery
  • Orpington Irises
  • R.D. Hawley & Co.
  • Royal Nurseries, Maidstone
  • Sutton & Sons
  • Tokio Nurseries

Geographical Names

  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Haarlem (Netherlands)
  • London (England)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)

Subject Terms

  • Bulbs (Plants)--Varieties.
  • Carnations
  • Chrysanthemums--Varieties
  • Daffodils--Varieties
  • Delphinium--Varieties.
  • Flowers--Varieties.
  • Gladiolus--Varieties.
  • Hyacinths.
  • Nursery stock--United States--Catalogs.
  • Nursery stock--Catalogs.
  • Peonies--Varieties
  • Roses--Varieties.
  • Tulips--Varieties.
  • Vegetables--Varieties.

Restrictions on Access

Permission to examine the Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues will be granted to qualified researchers upon completion of an "Application for Use" form, and contingent upon the researcher's agreement to abide by the rules and policies governing the use of manuscripts.

Technical Access

Preferred Citation

Courtesy of the Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues Collection, Special Collections, Oregon State University Libraries.

Processing Information

Final arrangement by Raul Burriel.

Acquisition Information

The Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues Collection was compiled by Oregon State University Libraries agricultural librarian Laura Kelts and accessioned from the OSU Libraries general collection in the late-1980s.

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