By Sammie Morris, Archivist
Primary Creator: Arthur, Joseph Charles (1850-1942)
Extent: 1.5 Cubic feet
Arrangement: The Papers are divided into five series: 1. Writings of Joseph C. Arthur, 1872-1936 The series documents Arthur's scientific writings, primarily published articles and article reprints relating to his areas of research in botany and plant rusts. 2. Biographical Information, 1942-1968 The series includes obituaries, biographical information, and an autobiographical essay by Arthur on why he chose to be a botanist. 3. Joseph C. Arthur Herbarium, 1918-1961 The series documents the Arthur Herbarium at Purdue University, and ownership of the Herbarium following Arthur's departure from Purdue. 4. Printed Material, 1912-1922; n.d. The series includes a notebook, possibly lab notes from a class of Arthur's, relating to wood. The notebook includes accompanying photographs of wood. 5. Photographic Material, n.d. The series includes one undated photograph of Joseph C. Arthur
Subjects: Antifungal agents, Arthur, Joseph Charles, 1850-1942., Botanists--United States., Botany, Cereal smut diseases, Fungal diseases of plants, Fungicides, Indiana Academy of Science, International Botanical Congress., Iowa Agricultural College, Mycology, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station., Oats--Diseases and pests, Plant diseases., Plant pathologists--United States, Potatoes--Diseases and pests, Potato scab, Rust diseases
Arthur, Joseph Charles, 1850-1942.
Cereal smut diseases
Fungal diseases of plants
Indiana Academy of Science
International Botanical Congress.
Iowa Agricultural College
New York State Agricultural Experiment Station.
Oats--Diseases and pests
Plant pathologists--United States
Potatoes--Diseases and pests
Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: The Joseph C. Arthur Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries
Processing Information: Sammie Morris, Archivist