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Identifier: AC 0277
Abstract The Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station was created in 1887, with an emphasis on experimental work, and studies of the economic problems of agriculture. The collection primarily consists of farm account data on specific Nevada farms and ranches, identifying names and location of farm owner, and contain crop histories, information on operations before and after planting and harvest, irrigation data, livestock reports, cash statements, pasturage reports, and information on farm produce used...
Identifier: AC 0184
Abstract The Agricultural Experiment Station began with the 1887 Hatch Act to develop agricultural research and education. In 1918, Samuel B. Doten, Station director, hired George Hardman and put him in charge of the Station farm and on the faculty. Hardman worked on an irrigation investigation of the Humboldt River, 1919-1921, and on soil experiments both in Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada. The collection primarily documents George Hardman's tenure with the Nevada Experiment Station, 1919-1934, and...
Identifier: AC 0298
Abstract The College of Agriculture and the Agricultural Experiment Station began in 1887, under the auspices of the Hatch Act. This collection consist of various records of the College of Agriculture, Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, and Experiment Station, 1915-1987, with the bulk of the records 1960s-1970s. The majority of records are annual reports, research reports, and programs of work. Also included is general correspondence; a history of the Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture,...
- Ranching -- Nevada 2
- 4-H clubs -- Nevada 1
- Agriculture -- History -- Nevada 1
- Humboldt River (Nev.) 1
- S Bar S Ranch (Nev.) 1
- Soil conservation -- Nevada 1 ∧ less
- Doten, Samuel B. (Samuel Bradford), 1875-1955 1
- Hardman, George 1
- Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture 1
- Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Cooperative Extension Service 1
- Newlands Project (U.S.) 1