A Guide to the Curtis W. Roane History of Plant Pathology in Virginia and Biographies of Plant Pathologists Papers, 1993-1999 Roane, Curtis W. History of Plant Pathology in Virginia and Biographies of Plant Pathologists PapersMs1999-008

Curtis W. Roane History of Plant Pathology in Virginia and Biographies of Plant Pathologists Papers, 1993-1999

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Collection Number Ms1999-008


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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1999-008
Title
Curtis W. Roane History of Plant Pathology in Virginia and Biographies of Plant Pathologists Papers, 1993-1999
Physical Characteristics
0.6 cu. ft. 2 boxes
Creator
Roane, Curtis W., 1921-
Language
English

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Scope and Content

Collection consists of "A History of Plant Pathology in Virginia" and biographies of individual plant pathologists written by Professor Emeritus Curtis W. Roane from the Department of Plant Pathology at Virginia Tech. The history covers the period from 1888-1974 and is divided into eras: "The Pre-Alwood Era," "The Alwood Era (1888-1904)," "The Reed Era (1908-1915)," "The Fromme Era (1915-28)," "The Wingard Era (1928-1964)," "The Couch Era (1965-74)," "The Foy Era, (July 1, 1974 to August 30, 1980)," "The Hooper Era (1980-1984)," and "The Moore Era (1984-1997)." Biographies of the following plant pathologists are included in the collection: John Joseph Albert (1935-78), Samuel Adam Alexander (1941- ), David E. Babineau, Robert E. Baldwin, Luben Spasoff Bozovaisky (1912-1990), Charles Roy Drake (1918), Alma P. Elliott, Sanford B. Fenne (1903-78), Joseph A. Fox (1934- ), Chester L. Foy (1928- ), Richard H. Gruenhagen, Kriton K. Hatzios (1949-2003), Robert Gordon Henderson (1903-1989), Kenneth D. Hickey, Wilbert Armande Jenkins (1905-1956), Dean A. Komm, Robert C. Lambe, 1927- ), John Lovelace LaParde (1906-1991), Arthur Ballard Massey (1889-1981), James Albertine McClintock, Frank Paden McWhorter (1896- ), Lawrence Ingram Miller (1914-1996), Laurence D. Moore (1937- ), Robert Spencer Mullins (1912- ), G. Keith Parris, Joseph Alexander Pinckard (1906- ), Carl Neel Priode (1898-1985), Robert Pristou, John J. Reilly, Curtis Woodard Roane (1921- ), Martha Ann Kotila Roane (1921-1996), John Felix Schneiderhan (1891-1974), John M. Skelly (1940- ), Grover Cleveland Smart, Jr. (1929- ), Roland Jay Stipes (1936- ), Harvey Earl Thomas (1890-1974), Ronald W. Tillman, Joseph L. Troutman, Edward Kemp Vaughan (1908-1990), Albert Simpson Williams, and Wirt Henry Willis (1924- ).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Albert, John Joseph, 1935-1978
  • Alexander, Samuel Adam, 1941-
  • Babineau, David E.
  • Baldwin, Robert E.
  • Bozovaisky, Luben Spasoff, 1912-1990
  • Drake, Charles Roy, 1918-
  • Elliot, Alma P.
  • Faculty
  • Fenne, Sanford Bernell, 1903-1978
  • Fox, Joseph A., 1934-
  • Foy, Chester L., 1928-
  • Gruenhagen, Richard H.
  • Hatzios, Kriton K., 1949-2003
  • Henderson, Robert Gordon, 1903-1989
  • Hickey, Kenneth D.
  • Jenkins, Wilbert Armande, 1905-1956
  • Komm, Dean A.
  • LaParde, John Lovelace, 1906-1991
  • Lambe, Robert C., 1927-
  • Massey, A. B., (Arthur Ballard)
  • McClintock, James Albertine
  • McWhorter, Frank Paden, 1896-
  • Miller, Lawrence Ingram, 1914-1996
  • Moore, Laurence D., 1937-
  • Mullins, Robert Spencer, 1912-
  • Parris, G. Keith
  • Pinckard, Joseph Alexander, 1906-
  • Priode, Carl Neel, 1898-1985
  • Pristou, Robert
  • Reilly, John J.
  • Roane, Curtis W., 1921-
  • Roane, Martha Ann Kotila, 1921-1996
  • Schneiderhan, John Felix, 1891-1974
  • Science and Technology
  • Sipes, Roland Jay, 1936-
  • Skelly, John M., 1940-
  • Smart, Grover Cleveland, Jr., 1929-
  • Thomas, Harvey E., 1890-1974
  • Tillman, Ronald W.
  • Troutman, Joseph L.
  • University Archives
  • Vaughan, Edward Kemp, 1908-1990
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • Williams, Albert Simpson
  • Willis, Wirt Henry, 1924-

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Albert, John Joseph, 1935-1978
  • Alexander, Samuel Adam, 1941-
  • Babineau, David E.
  • Baldwin, Robert E.
  • Bozovaisky, Luben Spasoff, 1912-1990
  • Drake, Charles Roy, 1918-
  • Elliot, Alma P.
  • Fenne, Sanford Bernell, 1903-1978
  • Fox, Joseph A., 1934-
  • Foy, Chester L., 1928-
  • Gruenhagen, Richard H.
  • Hatzios, Kriton K., 1949-2003
  • Henderson, Robert Gordon, 1903-1989
  • Hickey, Kenneth D.
  • Jenkins, Wilbert Armande, 1905-1956
  • Komm, Dean A.
  • LaParde, John Lovelace, 1906-1991
  • Lambe, Robert C., 1927-
  • Massey, A. B., (Arthur Ballard)
  • McClintock, James Albertine
  • McWhorter, Frank Paden, 1896-
  • Miller, Lawrence Ingram, 1914-1996
  • Moore, Laurence D., 1937-
  • Mullins, Robert Spencer, 1912-
  • Parris, G. Keith
  • Pinckard, Joseph Alexander, 1906-
  • Priode, Carl Neel, 1898-1985
  • Pristou, Robert
  • Reilly, John J.
  • Roane, Curtis W., 1921-
  • Roane, Martha Ann Kotila, 1921-1996
  • Schneiderhan, John Felix, 1891-1974
  • Sipes, Roland Jay, 1936-
  • Skelly, John M., 1940-
  • Smart, Grover Cleveland, Jr., 1929-
  • Thomas, Harvey E., 1890-1974
  • Tillman, Ronald W.
  • Troutman, Joseph L.
  • Vaughan, Edward Kemp, 1908-1990
  • Williams, Albert Simpson
  • Willis, Wirt Henry, 1924-