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Soil Conservation Service Papers

Soil Conservation Service Papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Soil Conservation Service Papers
Creator: Tabor, Paul
Inclusive Dates: 1912-1962
Bulk Dates: 1951-1962
Language(s): English
Extent: 3 Linear Feet 2 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 2 large card file boxes
Collection Number: ms2163
Repository: Hargrett Library
Abstract: The collection consists of notebooks, photographs, slides and printed material from the collection of Paul Tabor. The photo materials include Kudzu Seedling Production, Plant Materials Work in the Southeastern U.S., Some Observational Plantings - Nursery Division Region II, Soil Conservation and Land Use in the South, and Annual Technical Report - Region II.

Collection Description

Historical Note

Paul Tabor was a Management Agronomist with the Regional Nursery Division of the Soil Conservation Service at the USDA. Mr. Tabor began his work with the Civilian Conservation Corps and worked with the Region II nurseries, which included Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. The nurseries are now called Plant Materials Centers.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Soil Conservation Service Papers, ms2163, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Agronomy -- Southern States.
Black-and-white negatives.
Black-and-white photographs.
Color slides.
Color transparencies.
Contact prints.
Kudzu -- Southern States.
Land use -- Southern States.
Nurseries (Horticulture) -- Southern States.
Plates (illustrations)
Soil conservation -- Southern States.
United States. Soil Conservation Service. Region 2. Regional Nursery Division

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

12 - 3Notebook - Annual Technical Report of Nursery Observational Work, 1951-1952
14Notebook - Crop Development Formula
15Notebook - Plant Materials Work in the Southeastern U.S.
16Notebook - Soil Conservation and Land Use in the South
17Notebook - Species of Grasses, etc
18Notes (Paul Tabor's)
21Printed Material - Meetings
22Printed Material - Miscellaneous
23Printed Material - Periodicals
31Photographs - Aeschynomene Americana
32Photographs - Alabama - Nurseries & Other Views
33Photographs - Brownlop Millet
34Photographs - Chamaecrista Fasciculata
35Photographs - Charts
36Photographs - Church - Bethel Methodist
37Photographs - Corn
38Photographs - Cotton
39Photographs - Cowpeas
310Photographs - Crimson Clover
311Photographs - Erosion
312Photographs - Fescue
313Photographs - Fescue - Suiter Farm, Frenchburg, Kentucky
314Photographs - Florida - Nurseries
315Photographs - Georgia - Farm Scenes
316 - 18Photographs - Kudzu
319Photographs - Ladiuo Clover
320Photographs - Lespedegas
321Photographs - Madison, Georgia - McIntire House
322Photographs - Miscellaneous and Unidentified
323Photographs - Miscellaneous Farming Scenes
324 - 25Photographs - Pasture and Grazing Scenes
41Photographs - Scarifier
42Photographs - Seeds
43Photographs - Some Observational Platings, etc.
44Photographs- Tangierpeas
45Photographs - Torpedo Grass
46Photographs - Urochloa Mosambicensis
47Photographs - Wilmington Bahia Grass
6Photographs - Virginia Nurseries - VA-N1-1 through VA-N1-273
7Photographs and Negatives - Virginia Nurseries - VA-N1-1 through VA-N1-273