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New York Botanical Garden project : oral history, 1933-1989 bulk 1973-1989

Project: New York Botanical Garden project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcripts 489 pages Sound recordings: 5 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Scope and Contents

Personal accounts and recollections of the New York Botanical Garden in its early years. Contributors include curators, administrators, and horticultural specialists Participants and pagination of transcripts: Nathaniel Lord Britton, 15; Henry Gleason, 129; Elizabeth Hall, 169; James M. Hester, 22; Larry Pardue, 32; Ghillean T. Prance, 30; Harold W. Rickett, 43; W.J. Robbins, 29; George Small, 21; Ralph Randle Stewart, 37; Lillian Weber, 20; Lorna Nash Weinberg, 21


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