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Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues Collection, 1832-1999View associated digital content.

Predominant Dates: 1832-1950
The Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues represent a comprehensive resource for researchers interested in the history of agricultural nurseries. The collection consists primarily of flower and seed catalogues, most of which were printed in Great Britain, Holland and the US between the years 1832-1950. The materials provide a historical record of prices, seed sources, and descriptions of plants and seeds offered for sale by nurserymen and growers over time.
ID: MSS Seed
Extent: 30.0 cubic feet
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Scope and Content Notes
Statement 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.
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Preferred Citation: Nursery and Seed Trade Catalogues Collection, Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: 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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