A Guide to the Phycological Society of America Records, 1874-1883, 1946-1995 Phycological Society of America Records Ms1990-038

Phycological Society of America Records, 1874-1883, 1946-1995

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Collection Number Ms1990-038


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Collection Number
Phycological Society of America Records, 1874-1883, 1946-1995
Physical Characteristics
48.0 cu. ft. 40 boxes
Phycological Society of America.

Please note: The current finding aid includes only minimal description of the collection. If you have questions, please contact Special Collections (specref@vt.edu) for more information.

Scope and Content

Society established in 1946 by and for phycologists, or those who study algae. Records consist of presidents' files and correspondence, financial ledgers, membership lists, conference programs, meeting minutes, videotapes, and a complete run (1965-1990) of the Journal of Phycology . Also includes notebooks (1874-1883) with sketches of algae by botanist Francis Wolle (1817-1893). Preliminary inventory available online.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Science and Technology